A person who wields power oppressively; a tyrant.
Any very strict disciplinarian or stickler for rigid regulations
An advocate of democracy.
(Informal, politics, US) An appointed official tasked to regulate or oversee a specific area.
A ruler having unlimited power; a despot.
An absolute ruler; a despot.
The state or some other organization regarded as ruthlessly invading the privacy of individuals in seeking to exercise control over them
A man, usually a military leader, whose popular influence and power may afford him the position of dictator, as in a time of political crisis.
A person who advocates, practices, or enforces such obedience
(Mil.) A shot that hits or explodes beyond the target
A male monarch or emperor, especially one of the emperors who ruled Russia until the revolution of 1917.
An absolute ruler, especially one who is harsh and oppressive
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