autocrat

  • 1autocrat — AUTOCRÁT, autocraţi, s.m. (Adesea adjectival) Conducător al unui stat, cu puteri absolute; autocrator. [pr.: a u ] – Din fr. autocrate. Trimis de ana zecheru, 13.09.2007. Sursa: DEX 98  AUTOCRÁT s., adj. (pol.) 1. s. potentat, (înv.) autocrator …

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  • 2Autocrat — Au to*crat, n. [Gr. ?; ? self + ? strength, ? strong: cf. F. autocrate. See {Hard}, a.] 1. An absolute sovereign; a monarch who holds and exercises the powers of government by claim of absolute right, not subject to restriction; as, Autocrat of… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 3autocrat — index dictator Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 4autocrat — 1803, from Fr. autocrate, from Gk. autokrates ruling by oneself, absolute, autocratic, from autos self (see AUTO (Cf. auto )) + kratia rule, from kratos strength, power (see CRACY (Cf. cracy)). First used by Robert Southey, with reference to… …

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  • 5autocrat — [n] dictator authoritarian, Caesar*, despot, Fascist, Hitler*, overlord, totalitarian, tyrant; concept 354 …

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  • 6autocrat — ► NOUN 1) a ruler who has absolute power. 2) a domineering person. DERIVATIVES autocratic adjective autocratically adverb …

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  • 7autocrat — [ôt′ə krat΄] n. [Fr autocrate < Gr autokratēs, absolute ruler < autos, self + kratos, power, rule: see CRAT] 1. a ruler with absolute power; dictator; despot 2. anyone having unlimited power over others 3. any domineering, self willed… …

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  • 8autocrat — UK [ˈɔːtəˌkræt] / US [ˈɔtəˌkræt] noun [countable] Word forms autocrat : singular autocrat plural autocrats a) someone who has complete power in a country or organization b) someone who tells other people what to do without caring what they think …

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  • 9autocrat — [[t]ɔ͟ːtəkræt[/t]] autocrats N COUNT An autocrat is a person in authority who has complete power …

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  • 10autocrat — noun Etymology: French autocrate, from Greek autokratēs ruling by oneself, absolute, from aut + kratēs ruling more at crat Date: 1803 1. a person (as a monarch) ruling with unlimited authority 2. one who has undisputed influence or power …

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  • 11autocrat — /aw teuh krat /, n. 1. an absolute ruler, esp. a monarch who holds and exercises the powers of government as by inherent right, not subject to restrictions. 2. a person invested with or claiming to exercise absolute authority. 3. a person who… …

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  • 12autocrat — noun a) An absolute ruler with infinite power b) A title borne by some such Monarchs, as in Byzantium and tsarist Russia Syn: autocrator, despot, dictator …

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  • 13autocrat — Synonyms and related words: Simon Legree, absolute monarch, absolute ruler, all powerful ruler, arrogator, autarch, caesar, commissar, czar, despot, dictator, disciplinarian, driver, duce, hard master, martinet, oligarch, oppressor, pharaoh,… …

    Moby Thesaurus

  • 14autocrát — s. m. (sil. a u , crat), pl. autocráţi …

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  • 15autocrat — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) n. dictator, czar, despot, monarch. See authority. II (Roget s IV) n. Syn. absolute ruler, despot, tyrant; see dictator . III (Roget s 3 Superthesaurus) n. dictator, tyrant, despot, authoritarian,… …

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  • 16autocrat — au|to|crat [ˈo:təkræt US ˈo: ] n 1.) someone who makes decisions and gives orders to people without asking them for their opinion 2.) a ruler who has complete power over a country >autocratic [ˌo:təˈkrætık US ˌo: ] adj ▪ an autocratic… …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 17autocrat — au|to|crat [ ɔtə,kræt ] noun count someone who has complete power in a country or organization a. someone who tells other people what to do without caring what they think …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 18autocrat — au·to·crat || ɔːtəʊkræt n. ruler with unlimited authority, dictator …

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  • 19autocrat — actuator …

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  • 20autocrat — noun 1》 a ruler who has absolute power. 2》 a domineering person. Derivatives autocratic adjective autocratically adverb …

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