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OTHER WORDS FROM absolute monarchyabsolute monarch, noun
Example sentences from the Web for absolute monarchy
They are to face oppression with humble persistence and absolute conviction.
House rules require an absolute majority of members voting to choose a speaker.
Absent a body, no one can say with absolute certainty whether Castro is dead, even if all signs point in that direction.
And this song is just absolute genius and totally universal.
You have to risk it, and be in danger of looking like an absolute fool.
Solely over one man therein thou hast quite absolute control.Pearls of Thought|Maturin M. Ballou
In a warlike age this peacefulness of a monarch was the great and supernatural phenomenon.Solomon and Solomonic Literature|Moncure Daniel Conway
This was my sincere endeavor, in those many discourses I had with that monarch, although it unfortunately failed of success.Gulliver's Travels|Jonathan Swift
Marriage is like Mayonnaise sauce, either a great success or an absolute and entire failure.The Pit Town Coronet, Volume I (of 3)|Charles James Wills
The new monarch, with his striking personality and good looks, at once captivated the hearts of his fickle Southern subjects.Napoleon's Marshals|R. P. Dunn-Pattison
British Dictionary definitions for absolute monarchy
Cultural definitions for absolute monarchy
Rule by one person — a monarch, usually a king or a queen — whose actions are restricted neither by written law nor by custom; a system different from a constitutional monarchy and from a republic. Absolute monarchy persisted in France until 1789 and in Russia until 1917.