• Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Anarch The author of anarchy; one who excites revolt. "Imperial anarchs doubling human woes."
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n anarch A promoter of anarchy; one who excites revolt against all government or authority; an anarchist.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • Anarch one who promotes anarchy
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  • Alexander Pope
    “Lo! thy dread empire, Chaos! is restored; dies before thy uncreating word: thy hand, great Anarch! lets the curtain fall; and universal darkness buries all.”
  • George Orwell
    “The atmosphere of orthodoxy is always damaging to prose, and above all it is completely ruinous to the novel, the most anarchical of all forms of literature.”


Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
Gr. without head or chief; 'an priv. + beginning, the first place, magistracy, government
Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
Gr. a, an, neg., archē, government.


In literature:

He is edifying and sincere in his morality; and presently his morals become the doctrines of an anarchical licence.
"A History of French Literature" by Edward Dowden
This anarchic combination was already threatening the small and scattered British garrisons in San Domingo.
"William Pitt and the Great War" by John Holland Rose
It contains a powerful strain both of Communism and of Anarchism.
"British Socialism" by J. Ellis Barker
What do you understand by the statement that anarchism, socialism, and communism are based upon the ecological conceptions of society?
"Introduction to the Science of Sociology" by Robert E. Park
Considering the anarch I must have been, I marvel at their toleration.
"A Son of the Middle Border" by Hamlin Garland
The young barrister, informed of his uncle's accusation of anarchism, laughed contemptuously.
"Ghetto Comedies" by Israel Zangwill
The anarchism of Pio Baroja is of another sort.
"Rosinante to the Road Again" by John Dos Passos
That running-away-from-school affair was characteristic, but not as anarchic as it sounds.
"The Lightning Conductor Discovers America" by C. N. (Charles Norris) Williamson and A. M. (Alice Muriel) Williamson
Inertness and routine, chaos and anarchism, are accusations bandied back and forth.
"The Child and the Curriculum" by John Dewey
DOW, A. W. Anarchism in Art Teaching.
"College Teaching" by Paul Klapper

In poetry:

There's Shelley, Byron, arm in arm,
With Schiller, Uhland, near:
While cheek by jowl with anarch "crank"
See young Camille appear.
"May Day" by Bernard O Dowd
One rational voice is dumb. Over his grave
the household of Impulse mourns one dearly loved:
sad is Eros, builder of cities,
and weeping anarchic Aphrodite.
"In Memory of Sigmund Freud " by W H Auden
Then waxed I like the wind because of this,
And ran, like gospel and apocalypse,
From door to door, with new anarchic lips,
Crying the very blasphemy of bliss.
"Good News" by Gilbert Keith Chesterton
Can Freedom breathe if ignorance reign?
Shall Commerce thrive where anarchs rule?
Will Faith her half-fledged brood retain
If darkening counsels cloud the school?
"For The Dedication Of The New City Library, Boston" by Oliver Wendell Holmes
What though your light
In time's first dawn compelled the flight
Of Chaos' startled clan,
Shall never all your darted spears
Disperse worse Anarchs, frauds and fears,
Sprung from these weeds to man?
"The New Zealot To The Sun" by Herman Melville
I preached, but fruitlessly; the powerful from their stations
Rebuked me as an anarch, envious and bad,
And they that served them with lean hands and bitter patience
Smiled only out of hollow orbs, and deemed me mad.
"The Land Of Pallas" by Archibald Lampman

In news:

His nascent ideas on anarchism and biological evolution were beginning to merge into one.
Kropotkin published a series of books and long pamphlets, including Mutual Aid, The Great French Revolution, Modern Science and Anarchism , and Ethics.
While the game feels repetitive in long stretches, de Blob is a fast-paced, cheerfully anarchic diversion with some real challenges under its cute hood.
Their anarchic, slapstick humor turned dignified settings into playhouses for Groucho's outrageous puns and wisecracks, Harpo 's horn honking and girl chasing and Chico's distorted logic.
Talk to Her is a major tonal and thematic departure for Spanish filmmaker Pedro Almodovar, creator of such uniquely anarchic comedies as Women on the Verge of a Nervous Breakdown.
Another day, another feud in the anarchic opinion zone known as Twitter.
The Hollywood venue, which opened in 1977, quickly became a crucible for emerging, anarchic L.A. Groups like the Weirdos and the Germs and later X and the Go-Go's.
The moonshine-infused spirit on those no-budget docudramas is bottled, shaken and spilled in "The Wild Man of the Navidad," an anarchic-in-inception film on one of nature's unnatural.
Not long ago I read with pious misgivings a book on Anarchism, by Emma Goldman.
Director Simon McBurney Turns His Anarchic Talents to a Classic Opera.
But the clash raises the specter of Syria turning into an anarchic battleground for competing ethnic and sectarian militias , as the civil war grinds on.
"The most distinguishing character of anarchism for me is prefigurative politics — creating the new within the shell of the old," Adrej Grubacic, the new department head, told us.
His classes come at a time when anarchism is being more widely discussed in the US than it has been for generations.
National Geographics is reporting museums throughout Egypt are being looted by thieves taking advantage of the present anarchism in the country.
Neorealism, or Structural Realism, considers the actions of states to be conditioned by the structure of the international system, which is fundamentally anarchic.

In science:

X ) is equal to one. A regular sequence such that there is no countably additive measure with respect to which it is uniformly distributed will be called anarchical.
Random Metric Spaces and Universality
It is easy to prove that in a locally compact metric space (which means in this context that every closed ball is compact) there are no anarchical sequences.
Random Metric Spaces and Universality
The above examples show that in discrete metric spaces, anarchical sequences are simply sequences consisting of all points of the space. A much more surprising example is given by the Urysohn space.
Random Metric Spaces and Universality
Almost every matrix with respect to this measure determines an anarchical sequence in the Urysohn space.
Random Metric Spaces and Universality
We now explore the possibility of reproducing these data in the model described above, with anarchic Yukawa couplings 2 .
The Lepton Sector of a Fourth Generation