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Example sentences for tyrant

Advantages: no more bullying and petty tin-pot tyrant behavior, no more secret deals and backstabbing.
But, that is about all a tyrant can pull out of his silly hat.
Evidence suggests that for every intuitive manager there is an autocratic tyrant.
As might be expected for large predators, the teeth of both tyrant dinosaurs were suited to different tasks.
In one scene, the tyrant stomps through camp and steps right on the expedition's scientist without a second thought.
For us ordinary people, though, the clock is a tyrant.
Rose's father was a bully and a tyrant and some kind of a handsome star and completely depressed and droll.
He was a notoriously hands-on boss, in many ways a tyrant.
Those who will not partake of her illusions she punishes as a tyrant would punish.
But he soon proved to be a lawless and brutal tyrant.
Tyrannicides do not take their warrant from the tyrant's writ.
The right to punish the tyrant and that to dethrone him are the same thing.
They must either fall into the tyrant's hands or be swallowed up by the sea.
They would rather have one tyrant than five hundred.
It makes no difference whether the actors be many or one, a tyrant or a mob.
The great weakness of a tyrant is you don't even have to turn anyone against him.
He is an egotistical tyrant that will do anything to get what he wants.
After four decades of darkness, they can walk the streets, free from a tyrant.
The tyrant has sawed off the tree's three branches-legislative, judicial, and executive.
From midnight meetings to made-to-order drinks, this little tyrant keeps his parents on the run.
But he is also a ruthless tyrant and dictator who has brought economic decay.

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