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authoritarianism

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  • nounabsolutism
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Synonyms for authoritarianism

noun absolutism
  • autocracy
  • despotism
  • dictatorship
  • totalitarianism
  • monocracy

Antonyms for authoritarianism

  • democracy
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More words related to authoritarianism

absolutism

noun. political doctrine
  • authoritarianism
  • autocracy
  • despotism
  • dictatorship
  • totalism
  • totalitarianism

despotism

noun. absolute power

dictatorship

noun. absolute rule

fascism

noun. political system of dictatorship

totalitarianism

noun. absolutism

tyranny

noun. dictatorship
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.