outlawries


From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Outlawry \Out"law`ry\, n.; pl. Outlawries.
   1. The act of outlawing; the putting a man out of the
      protection of law, or the process by which a man (as an
      absconding criminal) is deprived of that protection.
      [1913 Webster]

   2. The state of being an outlaw.
      [1913 Webster]

   3. Defiance of the law; habitual criminality.
      [PJC]
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