The definition of a despot is a ruler who has absolute power, especially when the ruler is cruel in his exercise of power.
A ruler with absolute power; dictator; despot
(Uncountable) Bully beef.
A tyrant; a despot.
The definition of a martinet is someone who is strict and follows rules absolutely, especially in the military.
(Historical) An official of the Inquisition
A person who favors such a government or state
The definition of an authoritarian is a person who expects everyone to do what he says to do.
A person assigned to a task-related government oversight office, e.g. ""drug czar"".
Find another word for tyrants. In this page you can discover 10 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for tyrants, like: despots, autocrats, bullies, dictators, martinets, inquisitors, totalitarians, authoritarians, men-on-horseback and czars.