Definition of despotic:
high-and-mighty, commanding, tyrannic, hard, autocratic, czarist, over, lordly, coercive, absolute, arbitrary, autarchic, magisterial, tyrannical, imperious, exacting, masterful, positive, monocratic, bossy, controlling, unconditional, cruel, dictatorial, dogmatic, absolutistic, unkind, irresponsible, autarchical, inhuman, politics, haughty, unequivocal, hateful, dominating, despotical, autocratical, compulsive, uncharitable, undemocratic, authoritarian, supreme, authoritative, awful, pitiless, imperative, monstrous, compulsory, evil.
- "The Revolt of The Netherlands, Complete", Frederich Schiller.
- "Turandot: The Chinese Sphinx", Johann Christoph Friedrich von Schiller.
- "Là-bas", J. K. Huysmans.