Synonyms of high-handed in English:

high-handed


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adjective

1‘people are becoming disenchanted with his high-handed approach’

SYNONYMS
imperious, arbitrary, peremptory, arrogant, haughty, domineering, bossy, overbearing, overweening, heavy-handed, high and mighty, lordly, inflexible, rigid
autocratic, authoritarian, undemocratic, anti-democratic, dictatorial, oppressive, repressive, despotic, tyrannical
informal pushy, cocky
rare pushful
ANTONYMS

liberal