ungoverned


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ungoverned

(ʌnˈɡʌvənd)
adj
without control or restraint
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.ungoverned - not restrained or controlledungoverned - not restrained or controlled; "unbridled rage"; "an unchecked temper"; "ungoverned rage"
unrestrained - not subject to restraint; "unrestrained laughter"
2.ungoverned - lacking in discipline or controlungoverned - lacking in discipline or control; "undisciplined behavior"; "ungoverned youth"
uncontrolled - not being under control; out of control; "the greatest uncontrolled health problem is AIDS"; "uncontrolled growth"

ungoverned

adjective
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covetousness bursts the bag,' and the covetous governor does ungoverned justice.
I answered I was afraid of it when I left them there, and nothing troubled me at my parting from the island but that they were not come back, that I might have put them in possession of everything first, and left the others in a state of subjection, as they deserved; but if they had reduced them to it I was very glad, and should be very far from finding any fault with it; for I knew they were a parcel of refractory, ungoverned villains, and were fit for any manner of mischief.
They were in all three weeks absent; and in that time, unluckily for them, I had the occasion offered for my escape, as I mentioned in the other part, and to get off from the island, leaving three of the most impudent, hardened, ungoverned, disagreeable villains behind me that any man could desire to meet with--to the poor Spaniards' great grief and disappointment.
How different it was to be from the loose ungoverned part I had acted before, and how much happier a life of virtue and sobriety is, than that which we call a life of pleasure.
In short, there was in this family a peculiar tradition as to what was the right thing in household management and social demeanor, and the only bitter circumstance attending this superiority was a painful inability to approve the condiments or the conduct of families ungoverned by the Dodson tradition.
As the duel continued I began to gain confidence, for, to be perfectly candid, I had not expected to survive the first rush of that monstrous engine of ungoverned rage and hatred.
The rest is ungoverned, she said and argued that 'It is in these ungoverned and contested spaces in Afghanistan's North and the East that Daesh and its affiliates are installing themselves and threatening Afghanistan and its neighbours'.
Pakistani officials have underscored, they see a variety of issues, whether it's border management or refugees or terrorism that emanates from ungoverned space in Afghanistan, as important issues, and we would agree that all of these need to be resolved during the course of a reconciliation process,' Wells said.
Pakistan has concerns over border management over the Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan's presence in ungoverned space in Afghanistan refugee concerns, she said.
There was no ungoverned spaces in Pakistan, he said.
Pointing to Afghanistan's failure to combat terrorism, he said the issue now resides inside Afghanistan owing to ungoverned swathes and unchecked threat across the border, besides lack of capacity of Afghan forces and the reduced footprint of international forces.
He said the issue now resides inside Afghanistan as there are ungoverned swathes and unchecked threat due to the lack of capacity of the Afghan forces and the reduced footprint of the international forces.