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tyranny

noun

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a system of government in which the ruler has unlimited power
  • a popular uprising replaced that nation's tyranny with freedom and democracy

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The first known use of tyranny was in the 14th century

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“Tyranny.” The Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/tyranny. Accessed 27 January 2020.

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