What is another word for anarchical?

Pronunciation: [anˈɑːkɪkə͡l] (IPA)

Anarchical is a term that refers to a society or entity lacking a well-defined structure or authority. There are several synonyms for the word anarchical, including lawless, chaotic, disordered, unruly, and turbulent. Each of these words can be used to describe a situation or entity that is lacking in order or discipline. Lawless refers to a society or entity that does not follow the rule of law and lacks legal authority. Chaotic implies a state of confusion and disarray. Disordered refers to a situation that lacks structure or organization. Unruly implies a lack of obedience, while turbulent describes a situation that is marked by disorder and unrest.

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What are the hypernyms for Anarchical?

A hypernym is a word with a broad meaning that encompasses more specific words called hyponyms.

What are the opposite words for anarchical?

Anarchical is an adjective that describes a situation or society that lacks any kind of authority or a formal system of governance. Its antonyms would be words like organized, structured or regulated. Lawful and ordered are also good substitutes. Controlled, disciplined, methodical and systematic are other antonyms that can be used interchangeably with anarchy, especially in the context of governance or social behavior. In essence, the antonyms of anarchical imply a sense of control and order in society or government. In contrast, anarchical suggests the absence of such a system which results in chaos and confusion.

What are the antonyms for Anarchical?

Usage examples for Anarchical

Of course, "bitterness" was expected in the satirical papers of that day; and it is not pretended that Jerrold was ever so unreasonable or so anarchical in the pages of Punch as William Brough revealed himself in the brilliant attacks on the propertied classes in which he indulged in his Liverpool journal.
"The History of "Punch""
M. H. Spielmann
The public is without power of expression, and it felt that it was being fooled for some purpose not very apparent and perhaps anarchical.
"Muslin"
George Moore
The anarchical regime of greed in all its forms has been succeeded by the autocratic government of enlightened opinion which has become supreme.
"Underground Man"
Gabriel Tarde

Famous quotes with Anarchical

  • The atmosphere of orthodoxy is always damaging to prose, and above all it is completely ruinous to the novel, the most anarchical of all forms of literature.
    George Orwell
  • Mankind could not admit an anarchical,— a dual or multiple — universe. The world was there, staring them in the face, with all its chaotic conditions, and society insisted on its Unity in self-defence. Society still insists on treating it as Unity though no longer affecting logic.
    Henry Adams

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