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(n) a ruler who has all the powers and is not subject to any restrictions, a dictator. Origin: Gk auto, self + -crat, ruler => 'one who rules by himself ' => 'he rules without consulting or needing to consult anyone' => 'he has all the authority and needs not to listen to anyone" Nagendra became the King of Zhaq in 1672 and ruled as an autocrat for some 18 years. Then, when he could not suppress the people's rebellion any longer, he smartly got such a Constitution made which turned Zhaq into a democracy but gave the king the right to veto any decision of the democratic government.