Definition of


  1. (adj, all) without law or control

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Synonyms of Anarchic

anarchical, lawless

Origin of the word Anarchic

  1. 1790, "chaotic, without order or rule," from Gk. anakhos (see anarchy) + -ic. An older word in this sense was anarchical (1590s). Differentiated from anarchistic (1884) which tends to refer to the political philosophy of anarchism. more

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