Synonyms of dictatorial in English:

dictatorial


See definition of dictatorial

adjective

1‘he wanted to retain dictatorial leadership’

SYNONYMS

autocratic, monocratic, undemocratic, totalitarian, authoritarian

despotic, tyrannical, tyrannous

absolute, unrestricted, unlimited, unaccountable, arbitrary, omnipotent, all-powerful, supreme

rare autarchic, autarchical

ANTONYMS

democratic

2‘she became irritated by his dictatorial manner’

SYNONYMS

tyrannical, domineering, despotic, oppressive, draconian, iron-handed, iron-fisted, imperious, lordly, magisterial, officious, overweening, overbearing, bossy, repressive, peremptory, high-handed, authoritarian, autocratic, dogmatic, high and mighty

harsh, strict, severe, rigid, inflexible, unyielding

informal pushy, cocky

rare Neronian

ANTONYMS

liberal