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tyranny
used in Julius Caesar

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Definition
to control others harshly and unfairly; or a form of government with such control
  • If I know this, know all the world besides, That part of tyranny that I do bear I can shake off at pleasure.
    1.3 — Act 1 Scene 3 — The same. A street (60% in)
  • No, not an oath: if not the face of men, The sufferance of our souls, the time's abuse— If these be motives weak, break off betimes, And every man hence to his idle bed; So let high-sighted tyranny range on, Till each man drop by lottery.
    2.1 — Act 2 Scene 1 — Rome. BRUTUS'S orchard (36% in)
  • Tyranny is dead!
    3.1 — Act 3 Scene 1 — Rome. Before the Capitol; the Senate sitting (31% in)

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