Definitions for tyrants
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The Nuttall Encyclopedia
in ancient Greece men who usurped or acquired supreme authority in a State at some political crisis, who were despotic in their policy, but not necessarily cruel, often the reverse.
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
The mob is the mother of tyrants.
Rebellion to tyrants is obedience to God.
In Russia all tyrants believe poets to be their worst enemies.
Thoughts are tyrants that return again and again to torment us.
If men will not be governed by God, they will be ruled by tyrants.
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