caesarism caesarism

Definition(s):

  • (n) a form of government in which the ruler is an absolute dictator (not restricted by a constitution or laws or opposition etc.)

Quotes

  • "He collaborates with an orchestra rather than conquers it [and] is the obvious rallying point for all those musicians, young and old, who have had enough of musical caesarism," wrote the composer Virgil Thomson. "He is at once the survivor...
    on Nov 28, 2008 By: Virgil Thomson Source: guardian.co.uk

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