1 of the nature of or relating to an autocrat; "an autocratic ruler" [syn: autocratic]
2 relating to or of the nature of or having characteristics of an autocracy; "an autocratic government"; "autocratic political rule" [syn: autocratic]
- Rhymes: -ætɪk
- Of or pertaining to autocracy or to an autocrat; absolute; holding independent and arbitrary powers of government.
- In recent times the British prime minister has become increasingly autocratic.
- Of or pertaining to the manner of an autocrat.
- Despite his lack of any actual authority his autocratic demeanour annoyed many of his colleagues.