Synonyms for conquerors

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Another honour, of greater import, was withheld from the conquerors.

That night, she lay awake for one rapt hour, and then she slept the sleep of conquerors.

Influenced by them, the emigrants and conquerors from the north also tried to be like the Romans.

We shall enter it as conquerors, by dint of producing masterpieces.

Next as to the slain; ought the conquerors, I said, to take anything but their armour?

In the company of conquerors, Gobryas, the hearts of the followers beat high.

The number of the slain greatly exceeded that of the conquerors.

With horror he, the descendant of Rajahs and of conquerors, had to face the doubt of his own bravery.

They came as conquerors, but in time were absorbed in the more stable Slavonic type.

And he makes us know them for heroes, conquerors, adventurers.

WORD ORIGIN

c.1300, from Anglo-French conquerour, Old French conquereor, from Old French conquerre (see conquer). Another early form was conquestor. William the Conqueror so called from early 12c. in Anglo-Latin: Guillelmus Magus id est conquæstor rex Anglorum.