Examples from the Web for autocratic
Close attachment to autocratic regimes by the West pays short-term dividends but will antagonize generations of Muslims.Why’s Al Qaeda So Strong? Washington Has (Literally) No idea|Bruce Riedel|November 9, 2014|DAILY BEAST
How does one punish the autocratic, omnipotent president of a quasi-superpower?
In October of 2011, Libya was finally freed from autocratic rule after 42 years of oppression under the dictator Muammar Gaddafi.
The autocratic leader criticized Obama for his past insistence on the exceptional role America can play in the world.
As more governments respond to popular will, the days when Israel could seek peace with a handful of autocratic leaders are over.Full Video and Transcript of Obama's Speech in Israel|Justin Green|March 21, 2013|DAILY BEAST
The organization of the Imperial Guard dates from the reign of the most autocratic of the czars.
Do you think that autocratic, pig-headed Kruger will give in in the slightest?With Rifle and Bayonet|F.S. Brereton
But nature is not always obedient to this too autocratic command.Plays, Acting and Music|Arthur Symons
The autocratic country can be held together in spite of social antagonism.The Psychology of Nations|G.E. Partridge
The cold steel thrusts of an autocratic Jingle cut it shorter and shorter.The Crime Doctor|Ernest William Hornung
British Dictionary definitions for autocratic
Word Origin and History for autocratic
1823, from French autocratique, from autocrate, from Greek autokrates (see autocrat). Earlier autocratoric (1670s) was directly from Greek autokratorikos. Autocratical is attested from 1801.