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Wordnet 3.0

NOUN (1)

1. a cruel and oppressive dictator;
[syn: tyrant, autocrat, despot]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Autocrat \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 all the Russias (a title of the Czar). [1913 Webster] 2. One who rules with undisputed sway in any company or relation; a despot. [1913 Webster] The autocrat of the breakfast table. --Holmes. [1913 Webster] Autocratic
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):

autocrat n 1: a cruel and oppressive dictator [syn: tyrant, autocrat, despot]
Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0:

24 Moby Thesaurus words for "autocrat": 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, slave driver, stickler, tyrant, usurper, warlord