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self–rule

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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 of self–rule republic, self-government, self-ruleWords Related to self–rule pure democracy; home rule, self-determination; autonomy, sovereignty (also sovranty)Near Antonyms of self–rule despotism, dictatorship, monarchy, monocracy, totalitarianism, tyranny


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