Recent Examples of satrap from the Web
The Washington Post fairly well teed up Senior Presidential Adviser and obvious White House merit hire Jared Kushner as both a threat to national security and as a sucker that various satraps and oligarchs can see coming from a mile off.
These example sentences are selected automatically from various online news sources to reflect current usage of the word 'satrap.' Views expressed in the examples do not represent the opinion of Merriam-Webster or its editors. Send us feedback.
Origin and Etymology of satrap
First Known Use: 14th centurySee Words from the same year
Seen and Heard
What made you want to look up satrap? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).