[ dih-spot-ik ]
/ dɪˈspɒt ɪk /
des·pot·i·cal·ly, adverbnon·des·pot·ic, adjectivenon·des·pot·i·cal·ly, adverbun·des·pot·ic, adjective
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Examples from the Web for despotical
And forfeiture gives the third despotical power to lords for their own benefit, over those who are stripped of all property.Second Treatise of Government|John Locke
Dominion is acquired by generation or by conquest; the one parental, the other despotical.