Synonyms of 'authoritarian'

absolute, arbitrary, aristocratic, arrogant, ascendant, astringent, austere, authoritative, authorized, autocratic, autonomous, bigot, bigoted, borne, bossy, bureaucratic, civic, civil, closed, commanding, competent, consequential, considerable, constitutional, deaf, demanding, democratic, despotic, dictatorial, doctrinaire, dogmatic, dominant, domineering, dour, eminent, exacting, exigent, ex officio, fanatical, fascist, fascistic, federal, federalist, feudal, governmental, great, grim, gubernatorial, harsh, heavy-handed, hegemonic, heteronomous, hidebound, high-handed, illiberal, imperative, imperial, imperious, important, influential, insular, leading, little, lordly, magisterial, magistral, masterful, mean, meticulous, mighty, momentous, monarchal, monarchial, monarchic, narrow, narrow-minded, official, oligarchic, oppressive, overbearing, parliamentarian, parliamentary, parochial, peremptory, petty, political, potent, powerful, preeminent, prestigious, prominent, provincial, puissant, purblind, ranking, repressive, republican, rugged, ruling, senior, severe, small, small-minded, Spartan, Spartanic, stern, strict, stringent, stuffy, substantial, superior, supreme, theocratic, total, totalitarian, tough, tyrannical, tyrannous, uncharitable, ungenerous, unsparing, unyielding, weighty