Sentence Examples


  • It was now seen how the absolutist doctrines of autocracy developed in Justinians age at Byzantium would bear fruits in the development of an imperial idea, which was destined to be the fatal mirage of medieval Italy.
  • Paul III.s pontificate was further marked by important changes in the church, all of which confirmed the spiritual autocracy of Rome.
  • Ferdinand at once re-established autocracy in Naples; though the struggle in Sicily did not end until May, when Palermo, after a splendid resistance, capitulated.
  • The dark forces that guarded the tsarist autocracy are going under.
  • Then the Prussian autocracy was almost overwhelmed by a popular democratic movement.

How would you define autocracy? Add your definition here.

comments powered by Disqus