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  Definition of Autocratic
  1. characteristic of an absolute ruler or absolute rule; having absolute sovereignty; "an authoritarian regime"; "autocratic government"; "despotic rulers"; "a dictatorial rule that lasted for the duration of the war"; "a tyrannical government"
  2. offensively self-assured or given to exercising usually unwarranted power; "an autocratic person"; "autocratic behavior"; "a bossy way of ordering others around"; "a rather aggressive and dominating character"; "managed the employees in an aloof magisteri
  3. relating to or of the nature of or having characteristics of an autocracy; "an autocratic government"; "autocratic political rule"
  4. of the nature of or relating to an autocrat; "an autocratic ruler"
Similar Words: authoritarian, dictatorial, despotic, tyrannical, bossy, dominating, high-and-mighty, magisterial, peremptory, autocratical

 

Pertainyms: autocracy, autarchy, tyrant, autocrat, despot

 

 
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