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Bolshevik, Bolshevist, Carbonarist, Castroist, Castroite, Communist, Fenian, Guevarist, Jacobinic, Leninist, Maoist, Marxist, Mau-Mau, Trotskyist, Trotskyite, Vietcong, actionable, against the law, agin the government, amorphic, amorphous, anarchial, anarchistic, angry, anomic, antinomian, arsy-varsy, ass-backwards, baggy, balled up, black-market, blobby, blurred, blurry, blustering, blusterous, blustery, bollixed up, bootleg, chaotic, characterless, chargeable, confused, contraband, contrary to law, criminal, disorderly, disorganized, featureless, felonious, flawed, formless, fouled up, frantic, frenzied, furious, fuzzy, galley-west, hazy, hellish, helter-skelter, higgledy-piggledy, hugger-mugger, illegal, illegitimate, illicit, impermissible, in a mess, inchoate, indecisive, indefinite, indeterminate, inform, infuriate, insensate, irregular, jumbled, justiciable, kaleidoscopic, lawless, lumpen, mad, mindless, misty, mixed up, mucked up, muddled, nihilistic, nonconstitutional, nondescript, nonlegal, nonlicit, obscure, orderless, orgasmic, orgastic, outlaw, outlawed, pandemoniac, punishable, raging, ravening, raving, revolutionist, rip-roaring, sans-culottic, sans-culottish, scattered, screwed up, shapeless, skimble-skamble, snafu, storming, stormy, syndicalistic, tempestuous, terrorist, topsy-turvy, triable, troublous, tumultuous, turbulent, unallowed, unauthorized, unclear, unconstitutional, undefined, under-the-counter, under-the-table, unlawful, unofficial, unordered, unorganized, unruly, unstatutory, unwarrantable, unwarranted, uproarious, upside-down, vague, wild, wrongful

Moby Thesaurus. . 1996.

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  • Anarchic — A*nar chic, Anarchical A*nar chic*al, a. [Cf. F. anarchique.] Pertaining to anarchy; without rule or government; in political confusion; tending to produce anarchy; as, anarchic despotism; anarchical opinions. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • anarchic — index disorderly, lawless Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • anarchic — (adj.) 1755, chaotic, without order or rule, from Gk. anarkhos without head or chief (see ANARCHY (Cf. anarchy)) + IC (Cf. ic). Differentiated from anarchistic (1845) which tends to refer to the political philosophy of anarchism. An older word in …   Etymology dictionary

  • anarchic — anarchistic, anarchist (see under ANARCHY 1) …   New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • anarchic — ► ADJECTIVE ▪ with no controlling rules or principles. DERIVATIVES anarchical adjective anarchically adverb …   English terms dictionary

  • anarchic — [an är′kik] adj. 1. of, like, or involving anarchy 2. advocating anarchy 3. tending to bring about anarchy; lawless: Also anarchical anarchically adv …   English World dictionary

  • anarchic — also anarchical adjective Date: 1649 1. a. of, relating to, or advocating anarchy b. likely to bring about anarchy < anarchic violence > 2. lacking order, regularity, or definiteness < anarchic art forms > …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • anarchic — an|ar|chic [æˈna:kık US a:r ] adj lacking any rules or order, or not following the moral rules of society ▪ a lawless, anarchic city ▪ an anarchic sense of humour …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • anarchic — [[t]ænɑ͟ː(r)kɪk[/t]] ADJ GRADED: usu ADJ n (disapproval) If you describe someone or something as anarchic, you disapprove of them because they do not recognize or obey any rules or laws. ...anarchic attitudes and complete disrespect for authority …   English dictionary

  • anarchic — adjective lacking any rules or order, or not following the moral rules of society: a lawless, anarchic city | Orton s anarchic sense of humour …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • anarchic — anarchically, adv. /an ahr kik/, adj. 1. of, like, or tending to anarchy. 2. advocating anarchy. 3. not regulated by law; lawless: Anarchic bands pillaged the countryside. Also, anarchical. [1780 90; < F anarchique, or ANARCH(Y) + IC] * * * …   Universalium

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