ochlocracy

[ ok-lok-ruh-see ]SEE DEFINITION OF ochlocracy
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You're going hand in hand with ochlocracy and anarchy, the arch enemy of all legislative order, all civilization and all humanity.

Beggars attack the common right; the ochlocracy rises against demos.

Ochlocracy, ok-lok′ra-si, n. mob-rule: government by the populace.

Then the mob of a capital city has overwhelmed the democracy in an ochlocracy.

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