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noun as in tyrant

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We also consulted with a few long-time office workers who have tried every K cup their corporate overlords agreed to order them.

The program the ship is part of is known as Ghost Fleet Overlord.

To Evans, who helped lead the charge, it was just the latest iteration of exploitation from more powerful overlords.

From Time

So it gave this close relationship with creators because it felt like no corporate overlords were looking down on them.

From Digiday

For that to happen, the new trustbusters will have to make the case that even if we like what our digital overlords are doing with our data, it’s still wrong for a small number of companies to control so much of it.

The second school, mostly American, claims equally unequivocally that no such strategy was written into the Overlord plans.

This school states unequivocally that this strategy was included in the final Overlord plans.

To “link up the beachheads and peg out claims well inland” was necessarily the first aim of Overlord.

This tension between outcast and overlord is at the heart of our sweeping change into a tech-driven, spiritually infused economy.

China in Tibet has always been, like Britain in India and Spain in the Americas, an alien overlord.

A strapping fellow like myself, not so bad-looking, oft hath his uses not indented in the bond to his overlord.

Edward on being called in to award the crown required all concerned to acknowledge him as feudal overlord.

But what happens when some really bright overlord decides to by-pass his local enemies?

As ruler of the nation the high priest paid its tribute to Egypt, its overlord.

He laid claim to being the king of kings, the overlord of the world, the ruler of the 'four quarters of the earth.'


On this page you'll find 17 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to overlord, such as: chief, czar, despot, emperor, ruler, and suzerain.

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