anarch

noun
an·​arch | \ ˈa-ˌnärk How to pronounce anarch (audio) \

Definition of anarch

: a leader or advocate of revolt or anarchy

First Known Use of anarch

1667, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for anarch

back-formation from anarchy

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“Anarch.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/anarch. Accessed 3 Jul. 2020.

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