dynast dynast

Definition(s):

  • (n) a hereditary ruler

Usage(s):

  1. By this reckoning, Robert Kennedy is the spoiled dynast, reclaiming the White House as a legacy from the man he regards as a usurper.
  2. For 25 years the late great political dynast Robert Marion La Follette kept getting himself elected regularly as Governor or Senator.
  3. Thus the celebrated dynast signaled that he was letting go of a $43 billion company he has headed for 34 years.

News

  1. ‘Duck Dynasty’ Launches Line Of Camouflaged Guns

    Duck Commander, the business owned by the Duck Dynasty family on the A&E network hit show, is launching its own line of guns based upon the series. Mossberg, a popular weapons manufacturing company, is teaming up with the family to produce two semi-automatic handguns, nine shotguns, and two semi-automatic rifles. Mossberg company representative Linda Powell... Read more » ‘Duck Dynasty’ Launches ...
    on January 3, 2014     Source: The Inquisitr

  2. A&E Lifts Phil Robertson’s Suspension; ‘Duck Dynasty’ To Resume Filming In Spring

    UPDATED: Facing a firestorm of criticism that has shown little signs of subsiding, A&E parent company A+E Networks just issued a statement (read it below) announcing that the flagship A&E reality series Duck Dynasty will resume filming in the spring with the entire Robertson family — including patriarch Phil Robertson . The company put him on an “indefinite hiatus” on December 18 following the ...
    on December 28, 2013     Source: Deadline Hollywood

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