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noun as in area of rule


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And by 1918 there had been a tumultuous upheaval of the four dynasties that dominated East and Central Europe.

So we end up with professional politicians, type-A go-getters, and electoral dynasties.

Tocqueville is not most concerned that corporate “dynasties of wealth” will seize control of the government through patronage.

In any event, Poulos is not impressed by dynasties of wealth.

For all our grousing about political dynasties, Americans clearly have a thing for them.

Their capital was Memphis, near the pyramids, which had been erected several centuries earlier by the older and native dynasties.

One pretext of England, Napoleon declared, had been that he intended to destroy the ancient dynasties of Europe.

We have it set forth in writing on the inscriptions of the earliest Dynasties.

The rivalry of the dynasties to which for so long the interests of the nation had been sacrificed now ceased.

When I have princedoms for them all, why, they must marry and settle—raise dynasties, found princely houses.

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On this page you'll find 9 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to dynasties, such as: empire, regime, absolutism, government, house, and dominion.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.