Synonyms of tyrant in English:

tyrant

noun

  • 1 dare we envision a world free from tyrants?
    dictator, despot, autocrat, authoritarian, oppressor; slave driver, martinet, bully, megalomaniac
  • Quote

    Remember all men would be tyrants if they could.
    Abigail Adams, US first lady

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    Word of the day hypnopompic
    Pronunciation: ˌhɪpnə(ʊ)ˈpɒmpɪk
    adjective
    relating to the state immediately preceding waking up