Definition of tyrannically in English:


Pronunciation /tʌɪˈranɪk(ə)li//tɪˈranɪk(ə)li/


  • See tyrannical

    • ‘This is true whether he's dealing with the tyrannically needy Louise, or the popular kids who torment them both at school.’
    • ‘Thus, Love lives in him tyrannically, in total lawlessness, resorting to violence when necessary.’
    • ‘This is Lucas's world we live in now, and it's a tyrannically nostalgic one.’
    • ‘Rather than tyrannically declaring certain shows and games off-limits, teach them why you consider some choices inappropriate, giving them a model for decision-making skills.’
    • ‘The line between adulthood and childhood used to be tyrannically drawn.’