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One entry found for despotism.
Entry Word: despotism
Function: noun
Text: a system of government in which the ruler has unlimited power <by the end of the 20th century many countries around the world had rejected despotism in favor of democracy>
Synonyms autocracy, dictatorship, totalitarianism, tyranny
Related Words monarchy; authoritarianism, fascism; domination, oppression
Near Antonyms democracy; freedom; anarchy