adverb see tyrannous

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  • Tyrannously — Tyrannous Tyr an*nous (t[i^]r an*n[u^]s), a. Tyrannical; arbitrary; unjustly severe; despotic. Sir P. Sidney. {Tyr an*nous*ly}, adv. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • tyrannously — See tyrannous. * * * …   Universalium

  • tyrannously — adv. tyrannically, despotically, cruelly …   English contemporary dictionary

  • tyrannously — tyr·an·nous·ly …   English syllables

  • tyrannously — adverb : in a tyrannous manner : so as to be tyrannous …   Useful english dictionary

  • tyrannous — tyrannously, adv. tyrannousness, n. /tir euh neuhs/, adj. tyrannical. [1485 95; < L tyrann(us) TYRANT + OUS] * * * …   Universalium

  • tyrannous — adjective Date: 15th century marked by tyranny; especially unjustly severe < tyrannous new laws > • tyrannously adverb …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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  • tyranny — noun (plural tyrannies) 1》 cruel and oppressive government or rule.     ↘a state under such rule. 2》 cruel and arbitrary exercise of power or control. 3》 (especially in ancient Greece) rule by a tyrant. Derivatives tyrannical adjective… …   English new terms dictionary

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