Anarchy - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˈænərki|  American pronunciation of the word anarchy
Brit.  |ˈanəki|  British pronunciation of the word anarchy


- a state of lawlessness and disorder (usually resulting from a failure of government) (syn: lawlessness)


Anarchy reigned in the empire's remote provinces.

When the teacher was absent, there was anarchy in the classroom.

The prison is close to anarchy.

The classroom was in a constant state of anarchy.

The nation is in danger of falling into anarchy.

When the president was assassinated, the country fell into anarchy.

It prevented anarchy from breaking bounds.

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