Synonyms for patriarchy
EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR PATRIARCHY
In this we seem to have the savor of a system of patriarchy.
A patriarchy is a monarchy in which the chief power is exercised by a patriarch, or father.
Patriarchy succeeded matriarchy, but whether as a gradual evolution or otherwise is not clear.
The first form of government was a patriarchy—the father of the family and of the tribe being the ruler.