Synonyms of tyrannize in English:

tyrannize


See definition of tyrannize

verb

1‘she tyrannized her daughter-in-law’

SYNONYMS

domineer over, dominate, order about, order around, dictate to, browbeat, intimidate, bully, ride roughshod over, lord it over, keep someone under one's thumb

persecute, victimize, torment

oppress, rule with a rod of iron, rule with an iron hand, rule despotically, suppress, repress, crush, subjugate, hold down, keep down, grind down, trample underfoot, enslave, bring someone to their knees, treat harshly, treat brutally

informal push around