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tyranny
used in The Poisonwood Bible

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harsh and unjust rule
  • Poor tyrannical Rachel keeps trying to build a big-sister career upon a slim sixteen-month seniority, insisting that we respect her as our elder.
    Book 3 — Judges (24% in)
  • But that exacting, tyrannical God of his has left me for good.
    Book 6 — Song of the Children (64% in)

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