idiocratic

adjective

id·​i·​o·​crat·​ic
¦idēə¦kratik
variants or idiocratical
tə̇kəl also |ək
idiocratically
-tə̇k(ə)lē
adverb

Word History

Etymology

from idiocrasy, after such pairs as English apostasy: apostatic, apostatical

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“Idiocratic.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/idiocratic. Accessed 1 Mar. 2024.

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