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lawless (adj.)

c. 1200, lawelese "uncontrolled by law of any kind," from law (n.) + -less. Meaning "illegal" is from c. 1300. Related: Lawlessly; lawlessness.

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Definitions of lawless

lawless (adj.)
disobedient to or defiant of law;
lawless bands roaming the plains
Synonyms: outlaw
lawless (adj.)
without law or control;
Synonyms: anarchic / anarchical
lawless (adj.)
lax in enforcing laws;
Synonyms: wide-open
From wordnet.princeton.edu