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Tyranny | Define Tyranny at Dictionary.com

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noun, plural tyrannies. 1. arbitrary or unrestrained exercise of power; despotic abuse of authority. Synonyms: despotism, absolutism, dictatorship. 2. the government ...

Tyranny | Definition of Tyranny by Merriam-Webster

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1: oppressive power <every form of tyranny over the mind of man — Thomas Jefferson>; especially: oppressive power exerted by government <the tyranny of a police state>

Tyranny - definition of tyranny by The Free Dictionary

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What was any tyranny of prison compared with the tyranny of the past, of the thing that had happened and could not be recalled, of the memory that could never be effaced

Tyrant - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

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A tyrant (Greek τύραννος, tyrannos), in its modern English usage, is an absolute ruler unrestrained by law or constitution, or one who has usurped legitimate ...

Principles of Tyranny - Constitution Society

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Principles of Tyranny by Jon Roland Definition of tyranny. Tyranny is usually thought of as cruel and oppressive, and it often is, but the original definition of the ...

Quotes About Tyranny (203 quotes)

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203 quotes have been tagged as tyranny: Robert A. Heinlein: ‘There is no worse tyranny than to force a man to pay for what he does not want merely becaus...

Tyranny - Wikiquote

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Quotes . The moment the idea is admitted into society, that property is not as sacred as the law of God, and that there is not a force of law and public justice to ...

Tyranny of the majority - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

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The phrase "tyranny of the majority" (or "tyranny of the masses") is used in discussing systems of democracy and majority rule. It involves a scenario in which ...

Tyranny dictionary definition | tyranny defined

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An example of tyranny is someone putting someone in jail for years for a small crime.

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There are at least six bands named Tyranny: 1) Tyranny is a Finnish funeral doom metal band. As of 2006, they have released an EP entitled Bleak Vistae and an LP ...