Entry from British & World English dictionary
A tyrannical ruler or leader noted for extremes of oppression. See also King Log.
- She had far better resign herself to the rule of King Log - Turkey, than call in King Stork - Russia.
- He sent them King Stork, and King Stork caught the Frogs, one by one, and ate them, till there was not one left.
- The fable of King Log and King Stork was sometimes quoted.
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