absolute or tyrannical governmenta prototypical example of political despotism
I'm the sole victim of her tyranny.
a long period of military dictatorship
an attempt to escape political oppression
Many poor countries are abandoning autocracy.
the triumphal reassertion of royal absolutism
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in the sense of absolutism
a political system in which a monarch or dictator has unrestricted powerthe triumphal reassertion of royal absolutism
in the sense of autocracy
government by an individual with unrestricted authorityMany poor countries are abandoning autocracy.
despotism 的词库—— 柯林斯 英语词库
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