Definitions For Despot


  • A cruel and oppressive dictator
  • A ruler who has total power and who often uses that power in cruel and unfair ways
  • A person who has a lot of power over other people

Is Despot a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

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Words with Friends

The word Despot is worth 9 points in Scrabble and 10 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Despot in a Sentence

  • He was a successful basketball coach, but many people regarded him as a petty despot.
  • The company is run by a benevolent despot.

Synonyms for Despot

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