Despotist Des"po*tist, n. A supporter of despotism. [R.] [1913 Webster]

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  • despotist — des·pot·ist …   English syllables

  • despotist — pəd.ə̇st, pətə̇ noun ( s) : an advocate or supporter of despotism …   Useful english dictionary

  • despotic — adjective /dɛsˈpɒt.ɪk,dəˈspɒt.ɪk,dɛsˈpɑt.ɪk/ a) Of or pertaining to a despot or tyrant. This despotic age of the empire ended in a revolt. b) Acting or ruling as a despot, tyrannical. The despotic king dissolved the parliament, and took personal… …   Wiktionary

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