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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 law·less /ˈlɔləs/

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Law·less, a.
 1. Contrary to, or unauthorized by, law; illegal; as, a lawless claim.
    He needs no indirect nor lawless course.   --Shak.
 2. Not subject to, or restrained by, the law of morality or of society; as, lawless men or behavior.
 3. Not subject to the laws of nature; uncontrolled.
    Or, meteorlike, flame lawless through the void.   --Pope.
 -- Law*less*ly, adv. -- Law*less*ness, n.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      adj 1: without law or control; "the system is economically
             inefficient and politically anarchic" [syn: anarchic,
      2: lax in enforcing laws; "an open town" [syn: open, wide-open]
      3: disobedient to or defiant of law; "lawless bands roaming the
         plains" [syn: outlaw(a)]