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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 au·to·crat·ic /ˌɔtəˈkrætɪk/

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Au·to·crat·ic Au·to·crat·ic·al a. Of or pertaining to autocracy or to an autocrat; absolute; holding independent and arbitrary powers of government. -- Au*to*crat*ic*al*ly, adv.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      adj 1: of the nature of or relating to an autocrat; "an autocratic
             ruler" [syn: autocratical]
      2: relating to or of the nature of or having characteristics of
         an autocracy; "an autocratic government"; "autocratic
         political rule" [syn: autocratical]
      3: offensively self-assured or given to exercising usually
         unwarranted power; "an autocratic person"; "autocratic
         behavior"; "a bossy way of ordering others around"; "a
         rather aggressive and dominating character"; "managed the
         employees in an aloof magisterial way"; "a swaggering
         peremptory manner" [syn: bossy, dominating, high-and-mighty,
          magisterial, peremptory]
      4: characteristic of an absolute ruler or absolute rule; having
         absolute sovereignty; "an authoritarian regime";
         "autocratic government"; "despotic rulers"; "a dictatorial
         rule that lasted for the duration of the war"; "a
         tyrannical government" [syn: authoritarian, dictatorial,
          despotic, tyrannical]