the law of the jungle

From King Dictionary of Contemporary Englishthe law of the junglethe law of the junglea) COMPETE WITH/TRY TO BEATthe idea that people should only look after themselves and not care about other people if they want to succeed b) COMPETE WITH/TRY TO BEATthe principle that only the strongest creatures will stay alive law
Examples from the Corpus
the law of the jungleBut it is better than the law of the jungle, where might equals right.