[n] one who advocates absolutism
[adj] pertaining to the principle of totalitarianism
1. One who is in favor of an absolute or autocratic government.
2. (Metaph.) One who believes that it is possible to realize a cognition or concept of the absolute. --Sir. W. Hamilton.
\Ab"so*lu`tist\, a. Of or pertaining to absolutism; arbitrary; despotic; as, absolutist principles.