Examples from the Web for oligarchic
The gap between the oligarchic class and everyone else seems increasingly permanent.
California produces more new billionaires than any place this side of oligarchic Russia or crony capitalist China.
Abdicating market share to ankle-biters is a notoriously poor business strategy for an oligarchic industry like publishing.Are Indie Presses the Minor Leagues of Publishing?|James McGirk|June 13, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Almost every despotic or oligarchic state has admitted women to its privileges.What's Wrong With The World|G.K. Chesterton
Thus he had little difficulty in cutting down every institution that restricted his power, whether popular or oligarchic.The Evolution of States|J. M. Robertson
We are oligarchic in all things, from our parliament to our army.The Letters of Elizabeth Barrett Browning, Volume II|Elizabeth Barrett Browning
The monarchical form of government had yielded to the republican, but in its worst shape—the oligarchic.Athens: Its Rise and Fall, Complete|Edward Bulwer-Lytton
Athens supported the democratic party, Sparta the oligarchic.History Of Ancient Civilization|Charles Seignobos
Word Origin and History for oligarchic
1640s, from Greek oligarkhikos, from oligarkhos, related to oligarkhia (see oligarchy). Related: Oligarchical.