Meaning of satrapical in English:

satrapical

Pronunciation /səˈtrapɪkl/ /səˈtreɪpɪkl/

adjective

  • Of, relating to, or characteristic of a satrap or satraps; specifically tyrannical.

Origin

Early 19th century; earliest use found in Sydney Smith (1771–1845), author and wit. From satrap + -ical.