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authoritarian - Dictionary definition and pronunciation ...
Find dictionary definitions, audio pronunciations, and spellings for authoritarian in the free online American Heritage Dictionary on Yahoo! Education

cult - Dictionary definition and pronunciation - Yahoo! Education
... to be extremist or false, with its followers often living in an unconventional manner under the guidance of an authoritarian, charismatic leader. ...

dictatorial - Dictionary definition and pronunciation - Yahoo ...
Authoritarian implies the expectation of unquestioning obedience: the timid child of authoritarian parents. Dogmatic suggests the imposing of one's will or opinion as ...

positivism - Dictionary definition and pronunciation - Yahoo ...
... stress attention to actual practice over consideration of what is ideal: "Positivism became the 'scientific' base for authoritarian politics, ...

communism - Dictionary definition and pronunciation - Yahoo ...
... often authoritarian party holds power, claiming to make progress toward a higher social order in which all goods are equally shared by the people. ...

big brother - Dictionary definition and pronunciation - Yahoo ...
... An omnipresent, seemingly benevolent figure representing the oppressive control over individual lives exerted by an authoritarian government. A state, ...

liberal - Dictionary definition and pronunciation - Yahoo ...
lib·er·al (l b r-l, l b r l) KEY ADJECTIVE: Not limited to or by established, traditional, orthodox, or authoritarian attitudes, views, or dogmas; free from bigotry.

Stalinism - Dictionary definition and pronunciation - Yahoo ...
Sta·lin·ism (stä l-n z m) KEY NOUN: The bureaucratic, authoritarian exercise of state power and mechanistic application of Marxist-Leninist principles associated ...

fascism - Dictionary definition and pronunciation - Yahoo ...
It is fitting that the name of an authoritarian political movement like Fascism, founded in 1919 by Benito Mussolini, ...

South Korea - Dictionary definition and pronunciation - Yahoo ...
Ruled by a series of authoritarian military leaders, South Korea developed a prosperous economy on the strength of trade ties with Japan and the United States.


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