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high-handed

adjective uk   /ˌhaɪˈhæn.dɪd/ disapproving us  
using power or authority more forcefully than is needed, without thinking about the feelings or wishes of other people
high-handedness
noun [U] uk   /-nəs/ us  
Translations of “high-handed”
in Chinese (Traditional) 高壓的, 專橫的…
in Chinese (Simplified) 高压的, 专横的…
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