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Synonyms for empire
ˈɛm paɪər; for 8–10 also ɒmˈpɪərem·pire

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Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. empire

    dominion, sovereignty, rule, sway, kingdom, realm

    independence, insurrection, anarchy

Princeton's WordNet

  1. empire, imperiumnoun

    the domain ruled by an emperor or empress; the region over which imperial dominion is exercised

    imperium, conglomerate

  2. empirenoun

    a group of countries under a single authority

    "the British created a great empire"

    imperium, conglomerate

  3. empirenoun

    a monarchy with an emperor as head of state

    imperium, conglomerate

  4. conglomerate, empirenoun

    a group of diverse companies under common ownership and run as a single organization

    imperium, conglomerate, pudding stone

  5. Empirenoun

    an eating apple that somewhat resembles a McIntosh; used as both an eating and a cooking apple

    imperium, conglomerate

Editors Contribution

  1. dynasty

    a series of rulers that are all from the same family

    my grandmother taught me about some of the great dynasties of china.

    Submitted by rinat on February 7, 2016  

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. empirenoun

    sovereignty, supremacy, dominion, absolute authority, supreme dominion, imperial power

  2. empirenoun

    rule, sway, command, control, government

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. empirenoun

    sovereignty, sway, dominion, supremacy, realm, domain, kingdom

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "empire":

    imperium, reich, imperial, rule, rijk, kingdom, empire-building

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How to use empire in a sentence?

  1. Eldridge Cleaver:

    The paper tiger hero, James Bond, offering the whites a triumphant image of themselves, is saying what many whites want desperately to hear reaffirmed: I am still the White Man, lord of the land, licensed to kill, and the world is still an empire at my feet.

  2. Daniel Silver:

    The tone of the Empire State survey suggests that we are moving past the recent weakness in the manufacturing sector.

  3. Mick Jagger:

    Boardwalk Empire's been very successful and Boardwalk Empire's great that a show about music can be that successful and it's good for everybody. And I think Boardwalk Empire's Boardwalk Empire.

  4. Lao Tzu:

    He who loves the world as his body may be entrusted with the empire.

  5. Winston Churchill:

    Let us therefore brace ourselves to our duty, and so bear ourselves that, if the British Commonwealth and the Empire last for a thousand years, men will still say, This was their finest hour.

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