HyperDic: totalitarianism

English > 2 senses of the word totalitarianism:
NOUNgrouptotalitarianism, dictatorship, absolutism, authoritarianism, Caesarism, despotism, monocracy, one-man rule, shogunate, Stalinism, tyrannya form of government in which the ruler is an absolute dictator (not restricted by a constitution or laws or opposition etc.)
cognitiontotalitarianism, absolutism, totalismthe principle of complete and unrestricted power in government
totalitarianism > pronunciation
Soundstow.tae.lahteh'riyahnih.zahm
Rhymesabolitionism ... zirconium: 557 rhymes with ahm...
English > totalitarianism: 2 senses > noun 1, group
MeaningA form of government in which the ruler is an absolute dictator (not restricted by a constitution or laws or opposition etc.).
Synonymsdictatorship, absolutism, authoritarianism, Caesarism, despotism, monocracy, one-man rule, shogunate, Stalinism, tyranny
Narrowerpolice stateA country that maintains repressive control over the people by means of police (especially secret police)
Broaderautocracy, autarchyA political system governed by a single individual
Spanishabsolutismo, autocracia, autoritarismo, despotismo, dictadura, estalinismo, tiranía, totalitarismo
Catalanabsolutisme, autoritarisme, despotisme, dictadura, estalinisme, monocràcia, tirania, totalitarisme
English > totalitarianism: 2 senses > noun 2, cognition
MeaningThe principle of complete and unrestricted power in government.
Synonymsabsolutism, totalism
Broaderpolitical orientation, ideology, political theoryAn orientation that characterizes the thinking of a group or nation
Spanishabsolutismo, totalitarismo
Catalanabsolutisme, totalitarisme
Adjectivestotalitarianof or relating to the principles of totalitarianism according to which the state regulates every realm of life

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