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autocrat

au·to·crat

autocrat

 
pronunciation:
aw t kraet
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Word Combinations (noun)
part of speech: noun
definition 1: a ruler who has absolute or unlimited power; dictator; despot.
The autocrat stripped the nobles of their lands.
synonyms:
despot, dictator
similar words:
absolutist, totalitarian, tyrant
definition 2: any person who has or claims to have unlimited power or authority over others.
The company's founder was an autocrat who made every decision.
synonyms:
authoritarian
similar words:
despot, dictator, totalitarian, tyrant
definition 3: any over-assertive domineering person.
synonyms:
authoritarian, tyrant
similar words:
despot, dictator
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