Definition of Misrule. Meaning of Misrule. Synonyms of Misrule

Here you will find one or more explanations in English for the word Misrule. Also in the bottom left of the page several parts of wikipedia pages related to the word Misrule and, of course, Misrule synonyms and on the right images related to the word Misrule.

Definition of Misrule

Misrule
Misrule Mis*rule", v. t. & i. To rule badly; to misgovern.
Misrule
Misrule 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.

Meaning of Misrule from wikipedia

- In England, the Lord of Misrule – known in Scotland as the Abbot of Unreason and in France as the Prince des Sots – was an officer appointed by lot during...
- The Lord of Misrule was an officer to preside over the medieval Feast of Fools. Lord of Misrule may also refer to: Lord of Misrule (novel), a 2010 novel...
- Lords of Misrule may refer to: Lords of Misrule, an 1976 novel by Nigel Tranter "Lords of Misrule" a short story in the Viriconium series by M. John Harrison...
- The Age of Misrule is a three-book modern fantasy novel series, written by Mark Chadbourn. It is set in Britain and the faery Otherworld around the beginning...
- Lord of Misrule is a 2010 novel by Jaimy Gordon. The book is divided into four sections, each concerned with one of four horse races at a "down on the...
- - also known as the Lord or Lady of Misrule. Earlier, in the time of Shakespeare, there was only a Lord of Misrule, chosen by the hidden bean, reflected...
- actor/playwright Roger Hall. This was followed by the television film Lord of Misrule, filmed in Fowey, Cornwall, which also featured Richard Wilson, Emily Mortimer...
- succeeded his half-brother, Yeonsangun, because of the latter's tyrannical misrule, which culminated in a coup placing Jungjong on the throne. On the day...
- the historical western European Christmas custom of electing a "Lord of Misrule" may have its roots in Saturnalia celebrations. In Roman mythology, Saturn...
- Boy II (2020), Separation (2021), Orphan: First Kill (2022), and Lord of Misrule (2022). Bell was born in Lexington, Kentucky. Along with writing partner...