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anarchic (adj.)

1755, "chaotic, lawless, without order or rule," from Latinized form of Greek anarkhos "without head or chief" (see anarchy) + -ic. Older in this sense was anarchical (1590s). Anarchial "disorderly, unregulated" is from 1710; Landor used anarchal "without government" (1824).

updated on January 04, 2017

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Definitions of anarchic from WordNet

anarchic (adj.)
without law or control;
the system is economically inefficient and politically anarchic
Synonyms: anarchical / lawless
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