Here, excitement never entered in, voices were never raised, everyone deferred gently to the opinions of others, and, in the end, the black grizzled autocrat in the kitchen had his way.
There are no more uses of "autocracy" in the book.
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The dis—United States would fragment into several petty, squabbling autocracies, proving the contention of European monarchists and reactionaries that this harebrained experiment in democracy could not last.
James M. McPherson -- What They Fought For - 1861-1865
The least appearance of opposition struck fire out of the old autocrat.
Arthur Conan Doyle -- The Hound of the Baskervilles