tyranny

The Correct spelling is: tyranny

Common misspellings of the word tyranny are:

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  • n., pl. -nies.
    1. A government in which a single ruler is vested with absolute power.
    2. The office, authority, or jurisdiction of an absolute ruler.
    3. Absolute power, especially when exercised unjustly or cruelly: “I have sworn . . . eternal hostility against every form of tyranny over the mind of man” (Thomas Jefferson).
      1. Use of absolute power.
      2. A tyrannical act.
    4. Extreme harshness or severity; rigor.

    [Middle English tyrannie, from Old French, from Late Latin tyrannia, from Greek turanniā, from turannos, tyrant.]


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