Pronunciation of Lawless
/lˈɔːləs/, /lˈɔːləs/, /l_ˈɔː_l_ə_s/
Synonyms for lawless:
confused, insane, messy, disorderly, fuzzy, out of control, disconnected, perturbed, frantic, indefinite, lax, disordered, frenzied, cluttered, amorphous, discomposed, inchoate, deformed, rambunctious, anarchistic, chaotic, loose, shapeless, unruly, undisciplined, disarrayed, indistinct, tempestuous, uneven, irregular, wild, obscure, muddled, anarchic, blurry, incoherent, anarchical, tumultuous, disheveled, inconsistent, Disintegrated, jumbled, disorganized, formless, inexact, embroiled, deranged.
reckless, ungoverned (adjective)
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Sense 2 (noun)
Sense 3 (noun)
Sense 4 (noun)
Usage examples for lawless:
- Smith, a lawless, irregular creature, well known about Kennett. - "The Story Of Kennett", Bayard Taylor.
- To be dull there is to put all relations and comparisons in the wrong, and to make the sky lawless. - "Essays", Alice Meynell.
- The lawless and fantastic shapes of his own imagination need, even for their own perfect embodiment, the discipline of the common perception. - "Aspects of Literature", J. Middleton Murry.