or strong man
noun, plural strong·men.
Examples from the Web for strongman
The New York Daily News declared that “Russian strongman Vladimir Putin has unleashed a weapon of mass distraction.”
Egyptian strongman al Sisi may be more intent on obliterating Hamas than the Israelis are.Gazans Turn Their Rage on the Arab Leaders Who Watched Them Die|Jesse Rosenfeld|August 7, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Björnsson is an Icelandic strongman competitor who won the 2011 Strongest Man in Iceland contest.Meet Game of Thrones’ Sexy New Season 4 Cast: The Red Viper, Porn Stars, and More|Marlow Stern|April 4, 2014|DAILY BEAST
One person who does not want a strongman is Abdullah Hegazy.
Could the collapse of the so-called Yasuní-ITT initiative be a turning point for the Bolivarian strongman?