What does the word anarchy mean?

Usage examples for anarchy

  1. Anarchy now reigned throughout France. – Madame Roland, Makers of History by John S. C. Abbott
  2. And thus all anarchy is the immediate cause of tyranny, if not over the state, at least over many of the individuals. – The History of England, Volume I by David Hume
  3. I affirm it, after much Reflection, and from thorough Conviction, that Anarchy in Medicine is the most dangerous Anarchy. – Advice to the people in general, with regard to their health by Samuel Auguste David Tissot