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synonyms for dictator

  • autocrat
  • boss
  • chief
  • commander
  • despot
  • fascist
  • leader
  • tycoon
  • tyrant
  • Hitler
  • absolutist
  • adviser
  • authoritarian
  • disciplinarian
  • magnate
  • mogul
  • oligarch
  • oppressor
  • ringleader
  • totalitarian
  • usurper
  • slavedriver
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antonyms for dictator

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  • employee
  • follower
  • worker
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How to use dictator in a sentence

In the case of Mischief’s Putin and Kim deepfakes, however, the actors have remained anonymous for “personal security reasons,” the team said, because of the controversial nature of manipulating the images of dictators.
INSIDE THE STRANGE NEW WORLD OF BEING A DEEPFAKE ACTORKAREN HAOOCTOBER 9, 2020MIT TECHNOLOGY REVIEW
A majority of the years when I lived there and in their lifetime, it was ruled by a dictator.
ILHAN OMAR: CAPITALISM CANNOT DELIVER SOCIAL JUSTICENICK FOURIEZOSOCTOBER 1, 2020OZY
Either out of the chaos in the absence of a fallen dictator, it’s conceivable that a person like Svetlana could come to power.
WHY YOU SHOULD CARE ABOUT BELARUSTRACY MORANAUGUST 17, 2020OZY
If hundreds of thousands of people get in the streets and won’t go home, it becomes harder and harder for a dictator to hold on.
WHY YOU SHOULD CARE ABOUT BELARUSTRACY MORANAUGUST 17, 2020OZY
I do not mind the fact that he sat down with dictators like Kim Jong-un.
WHY IS THIS MAN RUNNING FOR PRESIDENT? (EP. 362 UPDATE)STEPHEN J. DUBNERDECEMBER 19, 2019FREAKONOMICS
The dictator Tubertus Posthumus gained a victory over the qui and Volsci, inconsiderable but noxious enemies of the commonwealth.
THE EVERY DAY BOOK OF HISTORY AND CHRONOLOGYJOEL MUNSELL
Civil war in Paris; barricades erected, and a terrible slaughter of the people; general Cavaignac declared dictator.
THE EVERY DAY BOOK OF HISTORY AND CHRONOLOGYJOEL MUNSELL
Mazzini was made a Triumvir, and henceforth became little less than dictator.
THE LIFE OF MAZZINIBOLTON KING
Pallavicino, the pro-dictator, Manin's old co-worker and Garibaldi's friend, courteously appealed to him to leave.
THE LIFE OF MAZZINIBOLTON KING
At the head of the group stood Goethe, who was then the dictator of public opinion in esthetic questions.
TOLSTOY ON SHAKESPEARELEO TOLSTOY
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WORDS RELATED TO DICTATOR

  • authoritarian
  • despot
  • dictator
  • oppressor
  • strongman
  • totalitarian
  • tyrant
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