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noun as in ruling family

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noun as in reign of a family or lineage

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Tom Brady walked away from a 20-year dynasty with the New England Patriots — and just won another Super Bowl with Tampa Bay.

The Celtics of that era remain one of the most storied dynasties in sports history.

Of course, these schools found that returning to dynasty status simply required hiring another championship-level coach, as Oklahoma did with Bob Stoops, Alabama did with Nick Saban and Ohio State did with Meyer.

By the 1980s, buffets ruled the landscape like family dynasties, with sister chains the Ponderosa and the Bonanza spreading the gospel of sneeze guards and steaks, sundae stations and salad bars along the interstates.

From Eater

Family political dynasties are hardly unusual in American politics.

Because Duck Dynasty receives monster TV ratings and Robertson paid by a company (A&E) while making these public statements.

The Leakeys—Richard, his parents, Louis and Mary, and his wife Maeve and daughter Louise, are an archaeological dynasty.

Héctor Beltrán Leyva is the last in a line of brothers who built a drug cartel into a family dynasty.

So many people tell me the appeal of Duck Dynasty is that it reflects what life is like in “real America.”

CNN did the helpful translation for us, though: Duck Dynasty was simply too profitable for A&E to halt filming.

He remembered how decorous and dignified was the Mogul court when Britain paid honor to an ancient dynasty.

These Cupids must have been erected in the time of the Dutch dynasty, as I judge from the immense posterior developments.

The Persian era began, recording the fall of the Sassanian dynasty, and the religion of Zoroaster.

The Bourbon dynasty reduced brigandage very much, and secured order on the main high-roads.

To allow the heiress to the Crown to marry a Carlist seemed the surest way to reopen civil war, and upset the dynasty once more.


On this page you'll find 27 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to dynasty, such as: clan, family, house, lineage, and sovereignty.

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