anarchic anarchic  /æ ˈnɑr kɪk/


  • (adj) without law or control



  1. But the Arbuckle-Keaton tandem is a fabulous find for anyone who wants to know how the early masters went about their precise, anarchic, glorious business.
  2. Today they have the look of fossilized reactionaries, but these turn-of-the-century titans were men who lived in booming, anarchic times and thrived on them.
  3. It's tempting to look at Twitter and see a magic anti-dictator bullet, a medium so anarchic and distributed that it can't be stopped.


  1. Car bomb kills army intelligence officer in Libya's Benghazi

    BENGHAZI, Libya (Reuters) - A Libyan military intelligence officer was killed when a bomb exploded in his car on Wednesday in the latest attack on security forces in the eastern city of Benghazi, officials said. The blast hit Lieutenant Colonel Giuma Misrati just after he left his home and was standing next to the vehicle, the authorities added. Libya remains anarchic and awash with weapons ...
    on June 26, 2013     Source: Reuters via Yahoo! News

  2. The Royal Hounds: 'I'm in Love With a Zombie'

    Knoxville rockabilly trio the Royal Hounds flaunt blistering chops and an estimable wit and manage to hint at the anarchic showmanship that reigns at their live performances on their debut album, I’m in Love With a Zombie .
    on June 26, 2013     Source: Metro Pulse


  1. "It was punk, it was A Clockwork Orange, it was druggie. It was this kind of fantastic, anarchic look to him," said Christian Bale, who returns as rich guy Bruce Wayne and his crime-fighting alter-ego Batman. "That's not like any Joker I've...
    on Apr 30, 2008 By: Christian Bale Source: The South African Star

  2. "The longer the military regime continues in this fashion, the more anarchic the situation becomes," Ms Bhutto said.
    on Oct 3, 2007 By: Benazir Bhutto Source: Economic Times

  3. Director Christopher Nolan, reuniting with "Batman Begins" star Bale, told The Associated Press earlier this year that Ledger came through with precisely what he had envisioned for this take on the Joker, "a young, anarchic presence, somebody who is...
    on Jun 27, 2008 By: Christopher Nolan Source: San Diego Union Tribune

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