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despot
used in The Poisonwood Bible

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a ruler with absolute power — especially one who abuses that power
  • If my sister Rachel and Mr. William Shakespeare put their heads together to invent an extravagant despot, they couldn't outdo Mobutu.
    Book 5 — Exodus (61% in)

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