Definition of 'law'
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British English: law /lɔː/ NOUN
The law is a system of rules that a society or government develops to deal with things like crime.
Driving too fast is against the law.
- American English: law
- Arabic: قَانُونٌ
- Brazilian Portuguese: lei
- Chinese: 法律
- Croatian: zakon
- Czech: právo zákony
- Danish: lov
- Dutch: wet
- European Spanish: ley
- Finnish: laki
- French: loi
- German: Gesetz
- Greek: νόμος
- Italian: legge
- Japanese: 法律
- Korean: 법
- Norwegian: lov
- Polish: prawo przepis
- European Portuguese: lei
- Romanian: lege
- Russian: закон
- Spanish: ley
- Swedish: lag juridik
- Thai: กฎหมาย
- Turkish: yasa
- Ukrainian: закон
- Vietnamese: luật
Definition of law from the Collins English Dictionary
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