Examples of führer in a Sentence
a nation that has suffered under the yoke of one führer after another, never knowing the freedoms of a democracy
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In 1933, deputy fuhrer Rudolf Hess ordered Heinz Spanknobel, a German immigrant, to form Friends of New Germany, a group based in NYC, with the goal of spreading National Socialism throughout the United States.
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Origin and Etymology of führer
Synonymscaesar, dictator, despot (or fuehrer), oppressor, pharaoh, strongman, tyrannizer, tyrant
Related Wordsautarch, autocrat, monocrat; authoritarian, Big Brother, paramount, potentate, totalitarian; caudillo, overlord, warlord; boss, captain, chief, dominator, kingpin, leader, master, overlord, ruler; king, lord, monarch, prince, queen, sovereign (also sovran); baron, czar (also tsar or tzar), magnate, mogul, tycoon; disciplinarian, discipliner, enforcer, martinet, taskmaster
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