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One entry found for despot.
Main Entry: des·pot
Pronunciation: primarystressdes-pschwat, -secondarystresspät
Function: noun
1 : a ruler with absolute power and authority
2 : a person who uses power in a cruel, unjust, or harmful way
- des·pot·ic /des-primarystresspät-ik/ adjective
- des·pot·i·cal·ly /-i-k(schwa-)lemacron/ adverb

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