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theocracy (noun) a government run by religious leaders.
Theocracy is a government of a country run by religious leaders. In a theocracy the people of only one religion have all the rights. People following other religions do not have any kind of rights. It is more or less the tyranny of religious leaders.
- Most Islamic countries are theocracies. They are countries ruled by the leaders of Islam.
- Theocracy makes individual freedom impossible. The individual has no right to hold their opinions as religious leaders protecting the religion head the government.