Part of speech:
Of, relating to, or characteristic of a dictator or dictatorship; autocratic.
Characteristic of a tyrant or tyranny; despotic and oppressive:
Democratic is defined as something related to the U.S. political party, the Democrats.
Relating to or being an autocrat.
The definition of overbearing is someone who is bossy, arrogant or overwhelming in their power.
Not loose or vague; exact or precise:
Being fully such; utter:
Of, relating to, being, or imposing a form of government in which the political authority exercises absolute and centralized control over all aspects of life, the individual is subordinated to the state, and opposing political and cultural expression is suppressed:
(Informal) Acting like a boss, as by ordering people about; domineering
Arrogant in asserting or attempting to assert one's will over others; overbearing.
The definition of imperious is someone or something that is domineering and demanding, without any justification or right.
Of, relating to, or characteristic of a master or teacher; authoritative:
The definition of an autocrat is a person with unlimited power over others.
A person who wields power oppressively; a tyrant.
One who demands absolute adherence to forms and rules.
An extremely oppressive, unjust, or cruel ruler.
Done; finished; past; obsolete
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