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Synonyms of dictatorial

Adjective


1. dictatorial

usage: of or characteristic of a dictator; "dictatorial powers"

2. authoritarian, dictatorial, overbearing, domineering (vs. submissive)

usage: expecting unquestioning obedience; "the timid child of authoritarian parents"; "insufferably overbearing behavior toward the waiter"

3. authoritarian, autocratic, dictatorial, despotic, tyrannic, tyrannical, undemocratic (vs. democratic)

usage: 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"

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