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totalitarianism

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of totalitarianism

  1. a system of government in which the ruler has unlimited power <in times of crisis, when a nation's people are frightened, there are often calls for totalitarianism> Synonyms absolutism, autarchy, authoritarianism, autocracy, Caesarism, czarism (also tsarism or tzarism), dictatorship, totalism, despotism, tyrannyRelated Words monarchism, monarchy, monocracy; Big Brother, Big Brotherism, Communism, fascism, Nazism; domination, oppressionNear Antonyms democracy, self-governance, self-government, self-rule; freedom, self-determination; autonomy, sovereignty (also sovranty)





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