Home

Cite

Synonyms of totalitarianism

Noun


1. dictatorship, absolutism, authoritarianism, Caesarism, despotism, monocracy, one-man rule, shogunate, Stalinism, totalitarianism, tyranny, autocracy, autarchy

usage: a form of government in which the ruler is an absolute dictator (not restricted by a constitution or laws or opposition etc.)

2. absolutism, totalitarianism, totalism, political orientation, ideology, political theory

usage: the principle of complete and unrestricted power in government

WordNet 3.0 Copyright © 2006 by Princeton University.
All rights reserved.

See also: totalitarianism (Dictionary)