Totalitarian Definition

tō-tălĭ-târē-ən
totalitarians
adjective
Designating, of, or characteristic of a government or state in which one political party or group maintains complete control under a dictatorship and bans all others.
Webster's New World
Completely authoritarian, autocratic, dictatorial, etc.
Webster's New World
Antonyms:
democratic
noun
totalitarians
A person who favors such a government or state.
Webster's New World

An advocate of totalitarianism.

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Other Word Forms of Totalitarian

Noun

Singular:
totalitarian
Plural:
totalitarians

Origin of Totalitarian

  • From Italian totalitario (“complete, absolute, totalitarian") +"Ž -an

    From Wiktionary

  • total (author)itarian

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

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