Examples of matriarchy in a Sentence
For 20 years, the country was ruled as a matriarchy.
a region in which matriarchy is practiced
Recent Examples of matriarchy from the Web
It wouldn’t be farfetched to describe the set, both on location in New Zealand and on the Disney lot in California, as a matriarchy.
Recommended for those of you still hoping Daenerys will marry Yara (just me?) and make Westeros a matriarchy.
In its entirety, the demand for a matriarchy is a demand for the end of systemic violence of all kinds that are upheld by patriarchy.
One other broader plot turn of note: The emergence of Westerosi matriarchy.
The boy comes from writer-director Mike Mills’ memories of growing up in a benevolent, amorphous, vexing, highly stimulating matriarchy.
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