Totalitarian means relating to a government where the ruler or ruling group has complete control.(adjective)
An example of totalitarian used as an adjective is in the phrase "totalitarian regime" which means a rule where the ruler has total authority over everyone.
The definition of a totalitarian is a person who practices or supports a government where the ruler has complete control.(noun)
An example of a totalitarian is a king who does not give anyone any say in the government.
See totalitarian in Webster's New World College Dictionary
Origin: total + (author)itarian
See totalitarian in American Heritage Dictionary 4
Origin: + (author)itarian.
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