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tyranny

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  • noundictatorship
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Synonyms for tyranny

noun dictatorship
  • authoritarianism
  • autocracy
  • coercion
  • cruelty
  • despotism
  • domination
  • oligarchy
  • oppression
  • terrorism
  • totalitarianism
  • absolutism
  • fascism
  • high-handedness
  • imperiousness
  • monocracy
  • severity
  • totality
  • peremptoriness
  • reign of terror
  • unreasonableness

Antonyms for tyranny

  • democracy
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More words related to tyranny

absolute power

noun. complete authority to act
  • absolutism
  • autarchy
  • autocracy
  • despotism
  • dictatorship
  • tyranny

absolutism

noun. absolute control by government

autarchy

noun. absolutism

autocracy

noun. government by one

command

noun. rule, power

commands

noun. rule, power
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