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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

In an authoritarian or autocratic manner.

Usage examples (35)
  • Adjective : a tyrannical ruler
  • The words he chose were very long and took up the whole line, and he evinced a marked partiality for such expressions as "tyrannically,"
  • Oscar to walk daily, and watched him tyrannically.
  • I have been always tyrannically held down by the strong hand. for more
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