go-as-you-please
go-as-you-please go-as-you-please adj. not bound by rule or law or convention. [WordNet 1.5]

bewildered by the old go-as-you-please liberty of alliterative rhythm. --George Saintsbury [WordNet 1.5]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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