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dictatorship

Pronunciation: /dɪkˈteɪtərʃɪp; dɪkˈteɪtəʃɪp/

Translation of dictatorship in Spanish:

noun/nombre

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  • dictadura (feminine) the dictatorship of the proletariat la dictadura del proletariado
    Example sentences
    • Socialists defend the institutions of parliamentary democracy against dictatorship or fascism.
    • This is not democracy, it is dictatorship, and it is borderline fascism.
    • When I was growing up, I was taught that communism leads to dictatorship and capitalism leads inevitably to democracy.

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Havana, Cuba has three daily newspapers. The best known is Granma(www.granma.cubaweb.cu), official newspaper of the Cuban Communist Party. Trabajadores is published by the Cuban trade union movement, and the more lively Juventud Rebelde is aimed at a younger readership.