Examples of empire in a Sentence
She built a tiny business into a worldwide empire.
He controlled a cattle empire in the heart of Texas.
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Y. Lee after a court convicted him of bribing his way to greater control of the Samsung empire his family founded.
With the loss of all-powerful cartel bosses who had tightly controlled their criminal empires, drug gangs moved increasingly into other crimes, such as kidnapping and extortion.
In lieu of the annual bash, Toby and Larry Milstein, scions of the family real estate empire, are partnering with the HRC (Human Rights Campaign) to host the Millennial Pink Party this Saturday.
Filipino leaders have long known their archipelago is a strategic outpost for other empires.
Sweet Rose Creamery Only the Pico shop in this ice cream empire offers seasonal flavors like milk gelato and dairy-free peach sorbet.
High-level targets close to Guzmán’s empire have often been nabbed along this stretch of the U.S.-Mexico border.
This is a chef whose fiery temper and scathing attacks on his cooking show contestants have built a reality show empire.
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