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despot
used in Wuthering Heights

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Definition
a ruler with absolute power — especially one who abuses that power
  • For a few days, I said, he seemed regardless of the puny successor to the departed: that coldness melted as fast as snow in April, and ere the tiny thing could stammer a word or totter a step it wielded a despot's sceptre in his heart.
    Chapter 17 (78% in)

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