Children's, Intermediate and Advanced Online English Dictionary & Thesaurus

Comprehensive
Dictionary Suite
Help
Help
Help
 
Advanced Dictionary    
Display options
Show syllables
Show Lookup History
Double-Click Lookup
  Show Spanish support
  Show Word Combinations
 
Pronunciation
Wordsmyth
  Phonics
  IPA
 
Entry formats
Standard
  Classic
 
Lookup History
autarky

au·tar·ky

autarky

 
pronunciation:
aw tar ki
features:
Word Parts
part of speech: noun
inflections: autarkies
definition 1: a national policy of economic self-sufficiency, involving not relying on economic aid or on imports.
definition 2: an economically self-sufficient nation or region.
derivations: autarkic (adj.), autarkical (adj.), autarkically (adv.), autarkist (n.)