autocratically
adverb see autocratic

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • autocratically — autocrat ► NOUN 1) a ruler who has absolute power. 2) a domineering person. DERIVATIVES autocratic adjective autocratically adverb …   English terms dictionary

  • autocratically — adverb 1. in an overbearingly domineering manner; as a dictator this manager acts dictatorially toward his colleagues • Syn: ↑dictatorially, ↑magisterially • Derived from adjective: ↑autocratic, ↑dictatorial (for …   Useful english dictionary

  • Autocratically — Autocratic Au to*crat ic, Autocratical Au to*crat ic*al, a. Of or pertaining to autocracy or to an autocrat; absolute; holding independent and arbitrary powers of government. {Au to*crat ic*al*ly}, adv. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • autocratically — See autocratic. * * * …   Universalium

  • autocratically — adverb /ˈɔːt.əˌkɹæt.ɪk(.ə)liː/ In an autocratic manner. Syn: arrogantly, dictatorially, despotically, egotistically, haughtily, high handedly, unilaterally, willfully …   Wiktionary

  • autocratically — adv. in an autocratic manner, in a dictatorial manner …   English contemporary dictionary

  • autocratically — au·to·crat·i·cal·ly …   English syllables

  • autocratically — See: autocratic …   English dictionary

  • autocratic — autocratically, adv. /aw teuh krat ik/, adj. 1. pertaining to or of the nature of autocracy or of an autocrat; absolute: autocratic government. 2. like an autocrat; tyrannical; despotic; domineering: autocratic behavior; an autocratic person.… …   Universalium

  • government — governmental /guv euhrn men tl, euhr men /, adj. governmentally, adv. /guv euhrn meuhnt, euhr meuhnt/, n. 1. the political direction and control exercised over the actions of the members, citizens, or inhabitants of communities, societies, and… …   Universalium

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