[ an-ahr-kik ]
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  1. of, like, or tending to anarchy.

  2. advocating anarchy.

  1. not regulated by law; lawless: Anarchic bands pillaged the countryside.

Origin of anarchic

First recorded in 1780–90; either from French anarchique or anarch(y) + -ic
  • Also an·ar·chi·cal .

Other words from anarchic

  • an·ar·chi·cal·ly, adverb
  • hy·per·an·ar·chic, adjective
  • non·an·ar·chic, adjective
  • non·an·ar·chi·cal, adjective
  • non·an·ar·chi·cal·ly, adverb
  • pro·an·ar·chic, adjective
  • un·an·ar·chic, adjective Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2023

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