outlawry outlawry  /ˈaʊt ˌlɔ ri/

Definition(s):

  • (n) illegality as a consequence of unlawful acts; defiance of the law

Usage(s):

  1. He spends much of the movie trying to resist the temptation of outlawry, the nefarious fashion of basic black.
  2. That form of outlawry has now gone, but there are many other forms of outlawryand especially the closed shopwhich I submit it would be appropriate to discuss now.
  3. Lacey concludes that Lansky's contribution to American outlawry underwent the usual romanticizing.

Quotes

  • In a position paper entitled "Seizure of Lagos State Local Government Funds and the Limits of Presidential Outlawry," signed by him, Ekwueme said that by continuing to disregard the ruling of the Supreme Court on the matter, Obasanjo "is...
    on May 23, 2005 By: Alex Ifeanyichukwu Ekwueme Source: AllAfrica.com

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