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expecting unquestioning obedience

characteristic of an absolute ruler or absolute rule

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Bayard's revision of Father nears completion as he contemplates, after Father's death, Father's "violent and ruthless dictatorialness and will to dominate," his "courteous intolerant pride," and the way he needlessly taunted his railroad-building partner, Redmond, for "not having smelled powder" (U 224-25) during the war.
not only towards the Jews, but towards all oriental peoples with whom we English come in contact, a spirit of arrogance and contemptuous dictatorialness is observable which has become a national disgrace to us.