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Wordnet 3.0


1. in an overbearingly domineering manner; as a dictator;
- Example: "this manager acts dictatorially toward his colleagues"
[syn: dictatorially, autocratically, magisterially]

2. in an autocratic manner;
- Example: "the Czars ruled Russia autocratically"

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Autocratic \Au`to*crat"ic\, Autocratical \Au`to*crat"ic*al\, a. Of or pertaining to autocracy or to an autocrat; absolute; holding independent and arbitrary powers of government. -- Au`to*crat"ic*al*ly, adv. [1913 Webster]