dictatorship

Best matches, sorted by the Matches.

1-6 of 6 possibilities

Definition/MeaningWord/Phrase
Roman statesman regarded as a model of simple virtue; he twice was called to assume dictatorship of Rome and each time retired to his farm (519-438 BC) Cincinnatus , Lucius Quinctius Cincinnatus
revolution led by Fidel Castro and a small band of guerrilla fighters against a corrupt dictatorship in Cuba; 1956-1959 Cuban Revolution
philosophy exalting race or nation and dictatorship fascism
military dictatorship in northern Africa on the Mediterranean; consists almost entirely of desert; a major exporter of petroleum Libya , Socialist People's Libyan Arab Jamahiriya
Nazi dictatorship under Hitler (1933-1945) Nazi Germany , Third Reich
ancient Roman state from 509 BC until Augustus assumed power in 27 BC; was governed by an elected Senate but dissatisfaction with the Senate led to civil wars that culminated in a brief dictatorship by Julius Caesar Roman Republic
Search another word or see dictatorship on Thesaurus | Reference
Copyright © 2014 Dictionary.com, LLC. All rights reserved.
  • Please Login or Sign Up to use the Recent Searches feature