Daily Prompt: Play Lexicographer

Create a new word and explain its meaning and etymology.

INEPTOCRACY  (in-ep-toc’-ra-cy)

Definition:  A system of government where the least capable to lead are elected by the least capable of producing and where the members of society least likely to sustain themselves or succeed, are rewarded with goods and services paid for by the confiscated wealth of a diminishing number of producers.

Inept:  in·ept   (adj.)

1. Not apt or fitting; inappropriate.
a. Displaying a lack of judgment, sense, or reason; foolish: an inept remark.
b. Bungling or clumsy; incompetent: inept handling of the account.
-ocracy also -cracy [in nouns]
government by a particular sort of people or according to a particular principle:
democracy (=government by the people)
meritocracy (=government by people with the most ability)


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