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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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Adjective- Of or relating to a government by the mob.

Usage examples (3)
  • A false democracy ever tends to become ochlocratic, and the only safeguard against such a state of conditions arising in a country where representative government exists...
  • Thus, we await that ochlocratic level of impatience that brings about the tyrant.
  • The inevitable result of democracyand particularly is this noticeable in the case of a democracy semi-ochlocratic-is a system of cast-iron bureaucracy in which... for more
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