Definition of 'despotism'
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We could use the power of enlightened despotism to crash women through the glass ceiling. Times, Sunday Times (2012)In ten stormy years France had passed from autocracy to a constitutional monarchy to a constitutional republic and now to military despotism. THE LOST KING OF FRANCE: Revolution, Revenge and the Search for Louis XVII (2002)
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Used Occasionally. despotism is one of the 30000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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