Definitions For Tyranny


  • A form of government in which the ruler is an absolute dictator (not restricted by a constitution or laws or opposition etc.)
  • Dominance through threat of punishment and violence
  • Cruel and unfair treatment by people with power over others
  • A government in which all power belongs to one person : the rule or authority of a tyrant

Is Tyranny 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 Tyranny is worth 13 points in Scrabble and 13 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Tyranny in a Sentence

  • The refugees were fleeing tyranny.
  • He was dedicated to ending the tyranny of slavery.
  • A nation ruled by tyranny

Synonyms for Tyranny

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