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tyrannous

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adjective tyr·an·nous \ˈtir-ə-nəs\

Definition of tyrannous

  1. :  marked by tyranny; especially :  unjustly severe <tyrannous new laws>

tyrannously

adverb


Examples of tyrannous in a sentence

  1. <studied the tyrannous rule of Stalin, communist dictator of the Soviet Union>

  2. <my older sister is a tyrannous bore who isn't happy unless she's in charge>



15th Century

First Known Use of tyrannous

15th century


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