OTHER WORDS FROM ungovernableun·gov·ern·a·bil·i·ty, un·gov·ern·a·ble·ness, nounun·gov·ern·a·bly, adverb
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After all, women who had “ungovernable” personalities and “strong resolution…plenty of what is termed nerve” were literally textbook examples of female insanity.
Under a more centralized system the place would have been ungovernable.
There would be no end to the chaos that would ensue, making the country virtually ungovernable.
The ANC responded with a call to make the black areas ungovernable.
It implied courage, valor, dignity, and an attachment to personal freedom that made people almost ungovernable.
And he has always gotten a kick out of his rep as the ungovernable—maybe even a bit unbalanced—member of Team Obama.Obama Campaign Unleashes Joe Biden in Battle for Blue-Collar Voters|Michelle Cottle|March 16, 2012|DAILY BEAST
But he marred it all by a temper so ungovernable that in Paris there was current a byword, "Explosive as Garnache."St. Martin's Summer|Rafael Sabatini
Having been allowed to have his own way while small, he has cultivated an ungovernable desire to do as he pleases.The value of a praying mother|Isabel C. Byrum
So popular and so ungovernable was the habit, that there is hardly any rational means to be found for accounting for it.A Cursory History of Swearing|Julian Sharman
As the soldier kicked him up again, and continued to drag him along by the neck, the audience became ungovernable in their rage.Spanish Life in Town and Country|L. Higgin and Eugne E. Street
On the other hand they were likely to prove intractable and ungovernable, and many preferred even suicide to servitude.The Private Life of the Romans|Harold Whetstone Johnston