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empire

noun

1 empire

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

synonym: imperium.

Roget 737a: government, legal authority, soveriegn, sovereign authority; authority etc. 737; master etc. 745; direction etc. 693.    [nations] ... show more

Roget 780: property, possession, suum cuique [Lat.], meum et tuum [Lat.].    ownership, proprietorship, lordship; seignority; empire etc. (dominion) 737.    interest, stake, ... show more

Dutch: Imperia, keizerrijk, rijk
Polish: imperium, mocarstwo



2 empire

A group of countries under a single authority.

3 empire

A monarchy with an emperor as head of state.

Dutch: keizerrijk
Polish: cesarstwo

4 empire

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

synonym: conglomerate.

Polish: konglomerat

5 Empire

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


Moby thesaurus: administration, ally, archduchy, archdukedom, authority, body politic, buffer state, caliphate, captive nation, chieftaincy, chieftainry, city-state, civil government, claws, clutches, colony, command, commonweal, commonwealth, control ... show more.

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