dynasty dynasty  /ˈdaɪ nə sti/

Definition(s):

  • (n) a sequence of powerful leaders in the same family

Usage(s):

  1. Henry Pu Yi started out life as an anachronism, a boy emperor of a fading dynasty.
  2. Guiding an entrenched business dynasty an error occurred while processing this directive in a competitive global marketplace is a tall order for the tall executive, a lofty 1.
  3. Osman Ertugrul Osmanoglu, the eldest member of the former Ottoman dynasty, has died, officials said Thursday.

News

  1. PHOTOS: Thousands show to meet Duck Dynasty characters at Golden Nugget in Biloxi

    BILOXI -- Thousands of Duck Dynasty fans lined the halls at Golden Nugget Casino Sunday for a chance to meet characters from the popular reality show.
    on June 24, 2013     Source: The Biloxi Sun Herald

  2. 'Duck Dynasty' star in Upstate

    Willie Robertson, star of the A&E reality show, "Duck Dynasty," speaks to thousands in Greenville about family, God and ducks.
    on June 23, 2013     Source: WYFF 4 Greenville

  3. Dynasty Announces Annual General and Special Meeting Voting Results

    Dynasty Metals & Mining Inc. announces that the following five directors were elected at the annual general and special meeting of shareholders of the Corporation held on June 18, 2013 :
    on June 21, 2013     Source: Marketwired via Yahoo! Finance

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Quotes

  1. "They have a dynasty already at work," said LeBron James, whose second son, Bryce Maximus James, was born early Thursday morning. "They don't have the greatest athletes in the world, they don't have the greatest shooters in the world, but...
    on Jun 13, 2007 By: LeBron James Source: ABC News

  2. "We're telling it while he's still in office, which has never been done," said Elizabeth Banks, who plays Laura Bush. "The Bush family is a political dynasty. In America, it's the closest thing we have to a political dynasty. Other than John...
    on Aug 24, 2008 By: Elizabeth Banks Source: Seattle Post Intelligencer

  3. "The resources of society I don't think should pass along in terms of an aristocratic dynasty of wealth," Buffett told the panel. "I believe in keeping equality of opportunity as much as you can in this country."
    on Nov 14, 2007 By: Warren Buffett Source: Washington Post

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