autocrat

All Noun
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  • Continued rule for half a generation must turn a man into an autocrat. Cited from The Great Boer War, by Arthur Conan Doyle
  • He knew that he could play the autocrat, for that evening at any rate. Cited from Hilda Lessways, by Arnold Bennett
  • Who are these autocrats who have become so powerful that they can condition, if not control, public opinion? Cited from The Invisible Government, by Dan Smoot
  • The least appearance of opposition struck fire out of the old autocrat. Cited from The Hound of the Baskervilles by A. Conan Doyle 25
  • It is true that he is not quite the political and social autocrat that he once was. Cited from Against Home Rule (1912), by Various
  • Yet he had no desire to be an autocrat of the drawing-room. Cited from Concord and Appledore,by Frank Preston Stearns
  • There are times when an autocrat would very much like to be argued with. Cited from One Generation to Another,Henry Seton Merriman
  • These men are the real autocrats of the world, even though America is a republic. Cited from Elizabeth Visits America, by Elinor Glyn
  • Indeed the little autocrat was kind to every one that pleased her. Cited from Barriers Burned Away, by E. P. Roe
  • For many years it seemed that time stood still with the Autocrat. Cited from Authors and Friends, by Annie Fields
  • It is the autocrat who is made by the circumstances of his life who ultimately becomes supreme. Cited from Sea-Wolves of the Mediterranean, by E. Hamilton Currey
  • Like any other autocrat, he had a noble army now. Cited from The Piazza Tales, by Herman Melville
  • They may be elected by a public or appointed by an autocrat; at some point they have to come in. Cited from What is Coming?, by H. G. Wells
  • I have no objection to an autocrat; I think most countries need one. Cited from Denzil Quarrier, George Gissing
  • When he has been well and able to do his best, he has been in the past an autocrat in our businesses. Cited from Communistic Societies/United States, By Nordhoff
  • So he ruled like an autocrat and did whatever he chose. Cited from This Country Of Ours, by H. E. Marshall
  • The old autocrat himself had said so; and he knew. Cited from The Masques of Ottawa, by Domino [AKA: Augustus Bridle]
  • In the course of ten minutes they were recalled by the autocrat himself. Cited from Blackwood's Edinburgh Magazine, No. 339, January 1844, Vol. 55
  • By this we see that the M.C. was already an autocrat in his kingdom. Cited from The Wits and Beaux of Society, by Grace Wharton and Philip Wharton
  • A million and a half of souls against the autocrat of a third part of the known world. Cited from History United Netherlands, 1584 by Motley
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