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despot
used in The Age of Innocence

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a ruler with absolute power — especially one who abuses that power
  • For it was the conviction of both ladies that, under the iron despotism of his senior partners, the young man's life was spent in the most exhausting professional labours—and he had never thought it necessary to undeceive them.
    Chapter 15 (93% in)

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