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Meaning of MISRULE

Pronunciation:  mis'rool

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[n]  government that is inefficient or dishonest
 

MISRULE is a 7 letter word that starts with M.

 

 Synonyms: misgovernment
 
 See Also: governance, governing, government, government activity

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. \Mis*rule"\, v. t. & i.
    To rule badly; to misgovern.
    
    
  2. \Mis*rule"\, n.
    1. The act, or the result, of misruling.
    
    2. Disorder; confusion; tumult from insubordination.
    
             Enormous riot and misrule surveyed.   --Pope.
    
    {Abbot}, or {Lord}, {of Misrule}. See under {Abbot}, and
       {Lord}.
    
    
 
Thesaurus Terms
 
 Related Terms: anarchism, anarcho-syndicalism, anarchy, antinomianism, bad policy, be negligent, chaos, confusion, criminal syndicalism, disorder, disorderliness, disorganization, disruption, distemper, fabulous formless darkness, foul-up, hassle, impolicy, inexpedience, inexpediency, license, lynch law, maladminister, maladministration, malfeasance, malpractice, misadminister, misadministration, misconduct, misdirect, misdirection, misfeasance, misgovern, misgovernment, misguidance, misguide, mishandle, mishandling, mismanage, mismanagement, mix-up, mob law, mob rule, mobocracy, morass, muddle, neglect, negligence, nihilism, nonfeasance, ochlocracy, omission, primal chaos, rebellion, revolution, riot, screw-up, snafu, syndicalism, tohubohu, turmoil, unruliness, wrongdoing
 

 

 

 

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