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When you combine that with the fact that the low latitudes are becoming impossible places to live in, then you have the potential for the existential threat where the planet becomes ungovernable.Voices from around the world on what’s at stake at COP26|Brady Dennis, Sarah Kaplan, William Booth, Samantha Schmidt|October 28, 2021|Washington Post
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