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powerful nation

noun as in world power

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They carved a refuge out of the wilderness and then, in 200 years, built it into the most powerful nation on earth.

The United States is now the only really powerful nation to have eased into stable democratic government from the ground up.

How cowardly could we be if, by overwhelming numbers, we had just elected a black man to lead the most powerful nation on Earth?

“Israel is the most powerful country in the region, and it is allied with the most powerful nation in the world,” Obama said.

We are the inheritors of the wealthiest, most powerful nation in human history.

With a settlement of enlightened freemen, who with the immense facilities, must soon grow into a powerful nation.

I will write again soon and add to the melancholy picture of a once powerful nation shuddering with craven fears.

Such an attachment of a small or weak toward a great and powerful nation dooms the former to be the satellite of the latter.

Once a very numerous and powerful nation, occupying the States of Illinois and Indiana.

From 1723 to 1730, the French had exterminating wars with the Natchez, a powerful nation of Indians.


On this page you'll find 7 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to powerful nation, such as: superpower, dominion, global force, imperium, lordship, and sovereignty.

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