Definition of autocratic in English:

autocratic

Line breaks: auto|crat¦ic
Pronunciation: /ɔːtəˈkratɪk
 
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adjective

Derivatives

autocratically

Pronunciation: /-ˈkratɪk(ə)li/
adverb
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  • A party with an overwhelming majority cannot ignore the voices of civil society or political opposition, without risking both the accusation of arrogance and the insidious temptation to act autocratically.
  • He reigned autocratically for more than 32 years, but following his downfall his handpicked successor led a transitional government into free elections.
  • Faculty members complained that he behaved autocratically in establishing the center without soliciting their advice and consent.

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