Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR LAWBREAKERS

He viewed the activities of lawbreakers with a sense of personal outrage.

Here's the latest, hot off the presses, from dreamers and lawbreakers.

For the lawbreakers, American born or otherwise, we need men to enforce the law.

The four lawbreakers were quickly out of the house in full chase.

You know yourself, Lucy, that in a certain sense the ranchmen are lawbreakers.

This most famous and successful of English lawbreakers was no common criminal.

He has given us more work to do than any twenty other lawbreakers in Spain.

Hundreds, perhaps thousands, of them were not lawbreakers, and did not desire to be.

They 're breaking the law, and you and I are not willing to be lawbreakers.

That the only people who were not insulted and sneered at were the lawbreakers themselves.

WORD ORIGIN

also law-breaker, mid-15c., from law + agent noun from break (v.).

Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.