Definition of tyrannical:
irresponsible, imperative, bossy, pitiless, autarchical, unconditional, dogmatic, monstrous, imperious, autarchic, oppressive, hateful, controlling, uncharitable, absolute, dominating, evil, authoritative, magisterial, over, despotical, inhuman, autocratic, supreme, commanding, despotic, autocratical, awful, cruel, haughty, positive, lordly, tyrannic, domineering, arbitrary, authoritarian, absolutistic, dictatorial, brutal, unequivocal, undemocratic, coercive, fascistic, exacting, high-and-mighty, compulsive, compulsory, tyrannous, politics, monocratic, hard, czarist, unkind, masterful.
- "A Houseful of Girls", Sarah Tytler.
- "Three Women", Ella Wheeler Wilcox.
- "The Precipice", Elia Wilkinson Peattie.