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despot
used in The Color Purple

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Definition
a ruler with absolute power — especially one who abuses that power
  • Rather than cherish that medal, Madame, you should regard it as a symbol of your unwitting complicity with this despot who worked to death and brutalized and eventually exterminated thousands and thousands of African peoples.
despot = a ruler with absolute power — especially one who abuses that power
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