Definition of autocrat:
enforcer, taskmaster, control freak, the establishment, martinet, chieftain, potentate, authoritarian, demagogue, ruler, Big Brother, boss, employer, sovereign, gatekeeper, nag, over, chief, disciplinarian, figurehead, enforcer.
These two important questions being settled, it only remained for the Czar to plead for the King of Prussia, to acknowledge Napoleon's domination as Emperor of the West, while he himself, as autocrat of the East, secured a better western boundary for Russia.- "The Life of Napoleon I (Volumes, 1 and 2)", John Holland Rose.
- "The New North", Agnes Deans Cameron.
- "The Life and Genius of Nathaniel Hawthorne", Frank Preston Stearns.