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Synonyms and Antonyms of self–rule

  1. government in which the supreme power is held by the people and used by them directly or indirectly through representation <the newly created United States opted for self-rule rather than monarchy> Synonyms republic, self-government, self-ruleRelated Words pure democracy; home rule, self-determination; autonomy, sovereignty (also sovranty)Near Antonyms despotism, dictatorship, monarchy, monocracy, totalitarianism, tyranny

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