English to Afrikaans Meaning :: empire

keiserryk
Empire :
ryk
- rykryke
 

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Noun(1) the domain ruled by an emperor or empress; the region over which imperial dominion is exercised(2) a group of countries under a single authority(3) a monarchy with an emperor as head of state(4) a group of diverse companies under common ownership and run as a single organization(5) an eating apple that somewhat resembles a McIntosh; used as both an eating and a cooking apple

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(1) Her business empire suffered from employee dissatisfaction and manager buyouts, and indeed her entire business was almost totally lost to her on at least three occasions.(2) Under Habsburg rule, it was the fourth largest city in the Austro-Hungarian empire .(3) Power and empire may not be quite the same thing but the distinction between them is less apparent than policymakers in Washington affect to believe.(4) But political power will help him map out new administrative platforms to secure his business empire .(5) He is on a European tour and is looking to expand his business empire , perhaps to Ireland.(6) A public that disagrees with the very concept of empire .(7) We do not have the will or perseverance for empire .(8) His business empire stretches from aviation to pharmaceuticals and private security.(9) her business empire grew(10) One area that does merit more attention than we can give it here is the role played by the legitimacy of empire as a political form.(11) The Greek empire stretched from Greece eastwards so it's part of that tradition.(12) It is a history of dreams of empire , and of lessons unlearned.(13) Consequently, Britain had secured for herself a vast colonial empire whereas Germany had very little.(14) More impressive still, he has built his empire with a tiny organization and very little of his own capital.(15) Last year's Nobel Prize winner gives us the horror and the squalor, the dislocation and the dread that are the legacy of empire .(16) He is one of the most powerful men on Earth, with a global information empire , News Corporation, that grabs the attention of two-thirds of the world's population.
Related Words
Synonyms
Noun
1. kingdom ::
koninkryk
2. organization ::
organisasie
3. power ::
krag
4. conglomerate ::
konglomeraat
5. imperium ::
imperium
Different Forms
empire, empires
Word Example from TV Shows

The best way to learn proper English is to read news report, and watch news on TV. Watching TV shows is a great way to learn casual English, slang words, understand culture reference and humor. If you have already watched these shows then you may recall the words used in the following dialogs.

He\'ll probably climb up
the Empire State Building

He'll probably climb up the Empire State Building

The Big Bang Theory Season 7, Episode 13


<i>It\'s great to be in the Empire today</i>

It's great to be in the Empire today

The Big Bang Theory Season 6, Episode 6


So l start thinking
about this little empire of his.

So l start thinking about this little EMPIRE of his.

Breaking Bad Season 4, Episode 9


We can overthrow an empire.

We can overthrow an EMPIRE.

Game of Thrones Season 6, Episode 2


<i>Hank has been building
a meth empire</i>

Hank has been building a meth EMPIRE

Breaking Bad Season 5, Episode 11


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