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adjective as in totalitarian

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To Americans, these actions in France and Israel seem positively undemocratic.

The thing about Jim Crow, after all, is that its emergence was profoundly undemocratic and distinctly anti-majoritarian.

And once mainstream academic science is seen as a political tool, then it starts to seem patently undemocratic.

Paradoxically, we have a political system where we democratically elect senators to work in undemocratic body.

These brilliant lawyers sat around the room deciding how they could most effectively quiet Rabbi Kahane in an undemocratic manner.

This is regarded as undemocratic for the reason that democracy has come to mean a series of elections.

Now Bill Carmody was, by environment, undemocratic, and he resented being called a greener.

In a democratic age he has insisted upon the undemocratic virtues of obedience, silence, and reverence.

The relation of a man giving a tip and a man accepting it is as undemocratic as the relation of master and slave.

None of us possessed evening suits and some of us went so far as to denounce swallowtail coats as "undemocratic."


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On this page you'll find 12 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to undemocratic, such as: authoritarian, autocratic, monolithic, oppressive, tyrannical, and absolute.

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