Definitions

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  • adj. Pertaining to theocracy.
  • adj. Conforming to God-rule, by Christian behavior.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Of or pertaining to a theocracy; administred by the immediate direction of God.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Of, pertaining to, or of the nature of a theocracy.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adj. of or relating to or being a theocracy

Etymologies

theocrat +‎ -ic. (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • Because a 3rd alternative, a party neither corrupt nor genocidal&theocratic is beyond the ability of the Palestinians.

    Matthew Yglesias » By Request: Israeli Election

  • (á là writerTim LaHaye and Pastor John Hagee) and nonapocalyptic, long term theocratic political activists.

    Talk To Action

  • A large and restive trade union movement could become a locus of opposition, as could a growing number of prominent Shiite theologians who reject the idea of theocratic rule.

    Solidarity With Iran

  • John Hagee) and nonapocalyptic, long term theocratic political activists.

    FrederickClarkson.com

  • Persia may be described as a theocratic democracy under an absolute monarchy.

    Persia Revisited

  • This is not about modesty, but institutionalized shame, dysfunctional sexuality, misogyny and control, in other words theocratic dictatorships.

    Boing Boing

  • The Iranian people have been forced, yet again, to admit painfully that they clearly cannot call the theocratic rule over them anything other than an absolute dictatorship.

    news.newamericamedia.org

  • One would never guess that she was a politician with intimate ties to movements best described as theocratic fascist, who has campaigned for the outlawing of abortion and the teaching of creationism.

    Latest entries from edstrong.blog-city.com

  • This kind of theocratic totalitarianism is exactly the opposite of what the Tea Party claims to support.

    DeMint says Tea Party activists leading spiritual revival

  • The regime in Tehran — aptly described by Secretary of State Hillary Clinton yesterday as "a military dictatorship with a kind of theocratic overlay" — feels zero compunction or shame about repressing political opponents.

    Egypt and Iran

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