Tyrannical - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |tɪˈrænɪkl|  American pronunciation of the word tyrannical
Brit.  |tɪˈrænɪk(ə)l|  British pronunciation of the word tyrannical


- marked by unjust severity or arbitrary behavior (syn: oppressive, tyrannous)
a tyrannical parent
- characteristic of an absolute ruler or absolute rule; having absolute sovereignty (syn: authoritarian, autocratic, despotic, dictatorial)
a tyrannical government

Extra examples

Everyone was afraid of their overbearing and tyrannical boss.

...a tyrannical ruler whose terrible reign was marked by unceasing violence...

...the hardhanded rule of a tyrannical regime...

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