And this popularity seemed to include even him when the news went around that the father of Sergeant Desnoyers had arrived, a potentate who possessed fabulous wealth on the other side of the sea.
Mr President, why have so many African freedom fighters who we admired so much ended up as power-crazed potentates?
The fact that Parliament goes crawling before the potentates of the Eurocracy is simply shameful!
A worldwide potentate in medical paper production.
If I were an Indian potentate... I'd shower you with diamonds.
Local potentates, current and future warlords, militias or criminal groups usurp the economic backbone of the country by emulating traditional governance structures.
We began our export activities with an expansion onto the neighbouring Ukrainian market by offering furniture from a leading manufacturer, BLACK RED WHITE, which is now a potentate on a European scale.
What do you suppose the potentate of this encampment calls himself?
But luckily for George, after a delayed reaction to his insouciant iambic pentameter, the jungle's vacillating varmints joined the fight with their potent potentate.
I hereby... declare on oath, that I absolutely and entirely renounce and abjure all allegiance and fidelity to any foreign prince, potentate,
a ruler who is unconstrained by law: ruler, strongman, shogun, autocrat, swayer, dictator, tyrant, despot