ochlocratical
adjective see ochlocracy

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • Ochlocratical — Ochlocratic Och lo*crat ic, Ochlocratical Och lo*crat ic*al, a. Of or pertaining to ochlocracy; having the form or character of an ochlocracy; mobocratic. [1913 Webster] {Och lo*crat ic*al*ly}, adv. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • ochlocratical — See ochlocrat. * * * …   Universalium

  • ochlocratical — och·lo·crat·i·cal …   English syllables

  • ochlocratical — adjective see ochlocratic …   Useful english dictionary

  • Ochlocratic — Och lo*crat ic, Ochlocratical Och lo*crat ic*al, a. Of or pertaining to ochlocracy; having the form or character of an ochlocracy; mobocratic. [1913 Webster] {Och lo*crat ic*al*ly}, adv. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Ochlocratically — Ochlocratic Och lo*crat ic, Ochlocratical Och lo*crat ic*al, a. Of or pertaining to ochlocracy; having the form or character of an ochlocracy; mobocratic. [1913 Webster] {Och lo*crat ic*al*ly}, adv. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 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

  • 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 — (n.) government by the rabble, 1580s, from Fr. ochlocratie (1560s), from Gk. okhlokratia mob rule, from kratos rule, power, strength (see CRACY (Cf. cracy)) + okhlos mob, populace, perhaps lit. moving mass, from PIE *wogh lo , from root *wegh …   Etymology dictionary

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”