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synonyms for iron-handed

  • harsh
  • relentless
  • serious
  • strict
  • astringent
  • austere
  • biting
  • caustic
  • close
  • cold
  • cruel
  • cutting
  • disapproving
  • dour
  • earnest
  • firm
  • flinty
  • forbidding
  • grave
  • grim
  • hard
  • hard-nosed
  • inconsiderate
  • inexorable
  • inflexible
  • obdurate
  • oppressive
  • peremptory
  • pitiless
  • resolute
  • resolved
  • rigid
  • satirical
  • scathing
  • sober
  • stern
  • stiff
  • strait-laced
  • tight-lipped
  • unalterable
  • unbending
  • unchanging
  • unfeeling
  • unrelenting
  • unsmiling
  • unsparing
  • autarchical
  • absolutistic
  • authoritarian
  • autocratic
  • autocratical
  • despotic
  • dictatorial
  • monocratic
  • totalitarian
  • tyrannical
  • tyrannous
  • monarchical
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antonyms for iron-handed

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  • kind
  • amenable
  • calm
  • compromising
  • easy
  • easy-going
  • facile
  • friendly
  • mild
  • temperate
  • willing
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        WORDS RELATED TO IRON-HANDED

        • absolutistic
        • autarchical
        • authoritarian
        • autocratic
        • autocratical
        • despotic
        • dictatorial
        • iron-handed
        • monarchical
        • monocratic
        • totalitarian
        • tyrannical
        • tyrannous
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