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Definition of "ironfisted" [i•ron•fist•ed]

  • Alternative spelling of iron-fisted. (adjective) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "ironfisted" in a sentence
  • "The call for elections came a day after Mubarak stepped down, forced out by mass protests against his ironfisted 30-year rule."
  • "Mrs. Tremain, the ironfisted matriarch of the wealthiest family in New Chicago, marched inside on a cloud of expensive perfume."
  • "The U.S. helping hand no longer heals the "needy people" of Ethiopia; regrettably, it has become the brass knuckle of ironfisted dictators."
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