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autocratic


autocratic

adjective

Definition of AUTOCRATIC

1
exercising power or authority without interference by others <democracy is supposed to protect the people against the rise of autocratic rulers>
Synonyms arbitrary, autocratic (also autocratical), czarist (also tsarist or tzarist), despotic, dictatorial, monocratic, tyrannical (also tyrannic), tyrannous
Antonyms limited

Variants of AUTOCRATIC

autocratic also autocratical
March 06, 2015
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Deposited, produced, or eroded by wind
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