Definition of Dictator. Meaning of Dictator. Synonyms of Dictator

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Definition of Dictator

Dictator
Dictator Dic*ta"tor, n. [L.] 1. One who dictates; one who prescribes rules and maxims authoritatively for the direction of others. --Locke. 2. One invested with absolute authority; especially, a magistrate created in times of exigence and distress, and invested with unlimited power. Invested with the authority of a dictator, nay, of a pope, over our language. --Macaulay.

Meaning of Dictator from wikipedia

- A dictator is a political leader who possesses absolute power. A dictatorship is a state ruled by one dictator or by a small clique. The word originated...
- The Dictator may refer to: The Dictator (1915 film), a silent BBC film comedy directed by Oscar Eagle The Dictator (1922 film), a silent film comedy directed...
- Play media The Great Dictator is a 1940 American political satire comedy-drama film written, directed, produced, scored by, and starring British comedian...
- The Dictator is a 2012 political satire comedy film co-written by and starring Sacha Baron Cohen as his fourth feature film in a leading role. The film...
- bureaucracy of the Republic and was eventually proclaimed "dictator for life" (Latin: dictator perpetuo). His populist and authoritarian reforms angered...
- A dictator was a magistrate of the Roman Republic, entrusted with the full authority of the state to deal with a military emergency or to undertake a specific...
- Dictator perpetuo (English: "dictator in perpetuity"), also called dictator in perpetuum, was the office held by Julius Caesar from 26 January or 15 February...
- The Dictators are an American punk rock band formed in New York City in 1973. Critic John Dougan said that they were "one of the finest and most influential...
- Music from the Motion Picture The Dictator is the soundtrack to Larry Charles's 2012 film The Dictator. It was released on May 8, 2012 via (the heretofore...
- A dictator is a ruler who does not rule through democratic means. Dictator may also refer to: Dictator (Cain novel), by Tom Cain Dictator (Harris novel)...
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