Synonyms to firm hand

heavy hand, argumentum baculinum, big stick, despotism, domination, domineering, fascism, high hand, iron boot, iron hand, iron heel, oppression, reign of terror, strong hand, terrorism, thought control, tight hand, tight rein, tight ship, tyranny, administration, authority, claws, clutches, command, control, disposition, dominion, empery, empire, governance, government, grasp, grip, gripe, hand, hands, helm, hold, jurisdiction, mastership, mastery, power, raj, regnancy, reign, reins of government, rule, sovereignty, sway, talons