Sentence Examples


  • At the age of twenty he found himself possessed of effective autocratic power.
  • Chasles suggests 3 - as " a limited monarchy under an autocratic emperor."
  • The fundamental law was altered in 1848 and the Dutch monarchy, from being autocratic, became henceforth constitutional.
  • Notwithstanding this, in 1849 he accepted the office of minister of religion and education, which he held in 1860 under the autocratic and centralizing administration of Schwarzenberg and Bach.
  • All this, however, did not argue an intention on the part of the government to revert to the autocratic status quo.