dictatorial


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Synonyms for dictatorial

Synonyms for dictatorial

Synonyms for dictatorial

expecting unquestioning obedience

characteristic of an absolute ruler or absolute rule

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This fight against democracy has not ended as dictatorial forces always impose themselves in different camouflages to deceive the masses, he added.
Her father Shaheed Zulfikar Ali Bhutto gave the nation nuclear power and she founded missile system to make defence of Pakistan invincible, though both accepted martyrdom as a price in dictatorial regimes," he added.
I resigned from the BJP because of Bedi's dictatorial attitude.
Preventing and restricting freedom of communication of a news agency is a fascist and dictatorial attitude.
He further added that democracy no longer existed, and therefore, it was essential for them to bring an end to this Rajapaksa dictatorial regime.
They are wrong because the opposition's deep-seated refusal to accept his dictatorial rule has been further strengthened by the two and half years of fighting.
urging the IMF Managing Director Christine Lagarde to ban new loans to the dictatorial regime of Alexander Lukashenko.
IN the wake of the tragedy in Connecticut, I was astounded to read that a member of the pro-gun lobby, Larry Pratt, tried to justify the carrying of guns by saying "when his Majesty became dictatorial, we were able to resist with our firearms".
who helped oust the former dictatorial regime of Muammar Gaddafi from power after 42 years of power, under its command, Omar al-Khadrawi, deputy interior minister, said.
The western world recently rejoiced at the overthrow of dictatorial regimes in Libya and Egypt.
Rajeh Khoury, a political analyst with the opposition newspaper AN NAHAR, blamed dictatorial regimes in Arab world for the emergence of Islamist groups as a result of the "Arab Spring" revolutions currently sweeping the region.
Summary: TEHRAN (FNA)- Secretary of Iran's Supreme National Security Council (SNSC) Saeed Jalili lashed out at the western states, the US in particular, for their all-out support for dictatorial regimes in the world.
Media reports in the Islamic Republic have said a top Iranian military officer May 7 denounced what he called an "Arab dictatorial front" and claimed that the "Persian Gulf has belonged to Iran for ever".
ROME: The revolts rocking the Arab world show the international community should favor freedom and democracy over dictatorial stability, Italian Foreign Minister Franco Frattini said on Tuesday.
After demanding a regime change and resignation of President Hosni Mubarak, we express solidarity and encourage the Arab people to move against the dictatorial regimes," he said.