autocratically autocratically


  1. (adv) in an overbearingly domineering manner; as a dictator
  2. (adv) in an autocratic manner



  1. That this example has been so widely copied is perhaps an indication that it is easier to rule people autocratically than to reason with them.
  2. During his three terms he ruled autocratically, fought the New Deal, and brought Georgia education to a low estate with his witch hunts in schools and colleges.
  3. The Hutuktu, spiritual and temporal head of the State, ruled autocratically in much the same way as the Popes used to rule the Papal States.
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animosity animosity
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