unlawfulness

Definitions of unlawfulness
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n the quality of failing to conform to law

Antonyms:
lawfulness
the quality of conforming to law
Types:
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illegality
unlawfulness by virtue of violating some legal statute
illegitimacy
unlawfulness by virtue of not being authorized by or in accordance with law
illicitness
the quality of not conforming strictly to law
shadiness
of questionable honesty or legality
lawlessness, outlawry
illegality as a consequence of unlawful acts; defiance of the law
infection
(international law) illegality that taints or contaminates a ship or cargo rendering it liable to seizure
Type of:
quality
an essential and distinguishing attribute of something or someone

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