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oppressive power

The meaning of the word tyranny is oppressive power.

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scurriloususing or given to coarse language
lacklusterlacking in sheen, brilliance, or vitality : dull
precariousdependent on chance circumstances, unknown conditions, or uncertain developments
foilto prevent from attaining an end : defeat
antiquatedoutmoded or discredited by reason of age : old and no longer useful, popular, or accepted
connotationsomething suggested by a word or thing : implication
practicablecapable of being put into practice or of being done or accomplished : feasible
articulateexpressing oneself readily, clearly, and effectively
suckleto give milk to from the breast or udder