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tyrannical

see definition of tyrannical
  • adjdespotic, oppressive
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Synonyms for tyrannical

adj despotic, oppressive
  • authoritarian
  • autocratic
  • brutal
  • cruel
  • dictatorial
  • domineering
  • overbearing
  • repressive
  • ruthless
  • totalitarian
  • demanding
  • harsh
  • heavy-handed
  • ironhanded
  • mean
  • tough
  • unjust

Antonyms for tyrannical

  • compassionate
  • considerate
  • democratic
  • gentle
  • kind
  • nice
  • sympathetic
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
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