Simple Definition of ungovernable
: impossible to govern
: impossible to control
Full Definition of ungovernable
: not capable of being governed, guided, or restrained
Examples of ungovernable
The people there seemed almost ungovernable.
<a handful of ungovernable students are disrupting the learning environment for everyone else>
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