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Examples of dictator in a Sentence
The country was ruled by a military dictator.
the dictator had a fierce stranglehold on the country, keeping its people in poverty and ignorance
Recent Examples of dictator from the Web
The party of spreading freedom and never negotiating with dictators is now full of praise for chumming it up with Kim Jong-un.
The tweet came as Trump was en route from his high-stakes, historic summit with North Korean dictator Kim Jung Un, which delivered questionable results.
That the president had flown halfway around the world to meet the ruthless dictator of a nuclear-armed nation alone spoke volumes symbolically.
One is a septuagenarian American president, the other a millennial North Korean dictator.
President Trump wrote to North Korean dictator Kim Jong-Un on Thursday, with all the pent-up anguish and faux dignity of a teenage girl in the throes of first love.
The real prize, a summit in Singapore, collapsed in an angry war of words with the North Korean dictator.
The Argentine dictator even reportedly entered the visitors’ dressing room before the match to wish them luck.
The planned summit next month between President Trump and North Korean dictator Kim Jong Un came to a very abrupt end this morning with a letter from Trump calling it off.
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Origin and Etymology of dictator
man on horseback;
DICTATOR Defined for English Language Learners
: a person who rules a country with total authority and often in a cruel or brutal way
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