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Nor is it only the serving staff who can be tyrannised, for the chef's territory also includes the restaurant itself.
At the end of his reign, occupied by an elevated sense of the majesty of kingship, he tyrannised his subjects and brought about his own deposition and possible murder.
Without clinical expertise, practice risks becoming tyrannised by evidence, for even excellent external evidence may be inapplicable to or inappropriate for an individual patient.
She's asking me to believe that this superwoman has become a wretched little creature, a tyrannised wife who is forced to slave over a hot stove by her heartless multi-millionaire husband, crawl on all fours to the lavatory because he says no to a potty and walk home because she's unable to summon up a car.
But his spirit was still strong, spotting quickly how political correctness tyrannised free expression.
Leila, who is contemptuously tyrannised by her younger male relatives and pursued by suitors who would offer her the same life of drudgery under a different roof, dreams of 'a way out', a career as a teacher, or a husband who would whisk her off abroad (with no extended family in tow).
They're already being tyrannised by the thin-is-best message in every advert and magazine they see.
Most sensible Libyans are profoundly glad they are no longer tyrannised by a man who tortured, jailed and murdered thousands.
Future generations can see how our country was tyrannised," she says.