ochlocrat
noun see ochlocracy

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • ochlocrat — noun /ˈɒkləkɹæt/ An adherent of the principle of ochlocracy; a advocate of mob rule. But Lysias was an unabashed ‘ ochlocrat.’ He was at this time poor, and his citizenship was shown to be illegal almost as soon as it was granted. See Also: crat …   Wiktionary

  • ochlocrat — See ochlocracy. * * * …   Universalium

  • ochlocrat — och·lo·crat …   English syllables

  • ochlocrat — ˈäkləˌkrat noun ( s) Etymology: French ochlocrate, back formation from ochlocratie & ochlocratique : a partisan of ochlocracy …   Useful english dictionary

  • ochlocracy — ochlocrat /ok leuh krat /, n. ochlocratic, ochlocratical, adj. ochlocratically, adv. /ok lok reuh see/, n. government by the mob; mob rule; mobocracy. [1475 85; < Gk ochlokratía, equiv. to óchl(os) mob + o O + kratia CRACY] * * * …   Universalium

  • ochlocracy — noun Etymology: Greek & Middle French; Middle French ochlocratie, from Greek ochlokratia, from ochlos mob + kratia cracy Date: 1584 government by the mob ; mob rule • ochlocrat noun • ochlocratic or ochlocratical adjective …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Ochlocracy — Angry mob redirects here. For the Kaiser Chiefs song, see The Angry Mob. Part of the Politics series Basic forms of government …   Wikipedia

  • ochlocratically — See ochlocrat. * * * …   Universalium

  • ochlocratical — See ochlocrat. * * * …   Universalium

  • ochlocratic — See ochlocrat. * * * …   Universalium

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