autocratic


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au·to·crat·ic

 (ô′tə-krăt′ĭk)
adj.
1. Relating to or being an autocrat.
2. Tending to impose one's will on others in an insistent or arrogant manner; domineering. See Synonyms at dictatorial.

au′to·crat′i·cal·ly adv.

autocratic

(ˌɔːtəˈkrætɪk)
adj
1. (Government, Politics & Diplomacy) of or relating to an absolute and unrestricted ruler
2. domineering or dictatorial
ˌautoˈcratically adv
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.autocratic - offensively self-assured or given to exercising usually unwarranted powerautocratic - 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 magisterial way"; "a swaggering peremptory manner"
domineering - tending to domineer
2.autocratic - characteristic of an absolute ruler or absolute ruleautocratic - 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"
undemocratic - not in agreement with or according to democratic doctrine or practice or ideals; "the union broke with its past undemocratic procedures"

autocratic

adjective dictatorial, absolute, unlimited, all-powerful, imperious, domineering, tyrannical, despotic, tyrannous They have grown intolerant of his autocratic ways.

autocratic

adjective
1. Having and exercising complete political power and control:
2. Characterized by or favoring absolute obedience to authority:
Translations
مُطْلَق السُّلْطَه، إسْتِبْدادي
autokratickýdespotický
diktatoriskenevældig
egyeduralmi
einræîis-ráîríkur, einráîur
autokratický
despotkeyfî idare edenotokratiktam itaat isteyen

autocratic

[ˌɔːtəʊˈkrætɪk] ADJautocrático

autocratic

[ˌɔːtəˈkrætɪk] adjautocratique

autocratic

adjautokratisch

autocratic

[ˌɔːtəʊˈkrætɪk] adjautocratico/a

autocrat

(ˈoːtəkrӕt) noun
a ruler who has total control. The Tsars of Russia were autocrats.
autocracy (oːˈtokrəsi) noun
government by an autocrat.
ˌautoˈcratic adjective
1. having absolute power. an autocratic government.
2. expecting complete obedience. a very autocratic father.
References in classic literature ?
Harling, therefore, seemed to me autocratic and imperial in his ways.
There are certain narrow, unimaginative, and autocratic old people who seem to call out the most mischievous, and sometimes the worst traits in children.
He is the satrap of that province in the autocratic realm of the ship, and more personally responsible for anything that may happen there.
He was a little thinner, a little whiter, a little more austere; he was autocratic still and still disapproved of candles on the altar.
Right enough," replied the sailor who had resented Snipes' autocratic tones; "but it ain't a-goin' to get nobody nothin' to put on airs in this bloomin' company neither.
The war was fought by the President and the Secretaries of State in an entirely autocratic manner.
Nor could there have been a war had there been no English intrigues and no Duke of Oldenburg, and had Alexander not felt insulted, and had there not been an autocratic government in Russia, or a Revolution in France and a subsequent dictatorship and Empire, or all the things that produced the French Revolution, and so on.
Certainly, policy advised him to sit still in autocratic silence, for no custom can take root in a family unless every breach of it is punished severely for the first six months or so.
Powell- -if only her true name; and more of Captain Anthony--if only the fact that he was the son of a delicate erotic poet of a markedly refined and autocratic temperament.
I recalled her as an energetic, autocratic personality, somewhat inclined to charitable and social notoriety, with a fondness for opening bazaars and playing the Lady Bountiful.
The autocratic landlady withdrew into the house with Riah and Miss Jenny, and disposed those forces, one on either side of her, within the half-door of the bar, as behind a breastwork.
when they belong to highly entrenched autocratic regimes or when they face highly competitive democracies) but not when facing mild political competitive levels in between.