Dictionary.com
definitions
  • synonyms

arithmocracy

n.

"rule by numerical majority," 1850, from Greek arithmos "number, counting, amount" (see arithmetic) + -cracy. Related: Arithmocratic; arithmocratical.

Show More
Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper

Examples from the Web for arithmocracy

Historical Examples

  • Arithmocracy, ar-ith-mok′ras-i, n. a democracy of mere numbers.

    Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary (part 1 of 4: A-D)

    Various