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warlord

noun war·lord \ˈwr-ˌlrd\

: a leader of a military group who is not officially recognized and who fights against other leaders, groups, or governments

Full Definition of WARLORD

1
:  a supreme military leader
2
:  a military commander exercising civil power by force usually in a limited area
war·lord·ism \-ˌlr-ˌdi-zəm\ noun

First Known Use of WARLORD

1856

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