empire-building

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empire-building

[ˈempaɪəˌbɪldɪŋ] N (fig) → construcción f de imperios
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Slavery was justified by Biblical verse, murder and genocide was widely practised in the Bible, these were the Christian values used by the empire builders.
"ymparatorluk Kuranlar Yahut E[currency]E-mE-rz," a 2014 Turkish production of French writer Boris Vian's 1959 absurdist play "Les Batisseurs d'empire" (The Empire Builders), is on the lineup of this year's Edinburgh Fringe Festival, which got underway on Friday.
Officials of the Kochi-headquartered Empire Builders are in Qatar to promote two of their new projects in the southern Indian state of Kerala's largest metropolis.
Empire builders are driven to take over headcount, information, budgets, decision rights, or other resources.
The European empire builders are not going to let a little thing like democracy get in the way of their beloved project.
The thesis of the "over-extension" of the US military empire overlooks the capacity of US empire builders to recruit subordinate allies and client states to accept police, administrative and financial duties at the service of the US empire.
It has also been a period during which the scientific community has fallen deeper and deeper into an immoral acquiescence to the demands of politicians and empire builders, without taking any responsibility for its deeds, as if the handiwork accomplished in the laboratory had no connection with real life.
The empire builders already have their answer, following an ideological line that stretches back to Samuel Huntington, George Kennan, and Cain and Abel.
European insurers of the late 19th century also had coattails to ride on--those of the empire builders who had fanned out across the globe, bringing with them companies and colonists in need of insurance.
Exploration was marked as a system of mapping that contains as it pretends to expand, a theme developed in Empire Builders, 1992, in which a steel hammock was similarly suspended from a circular track around the periphery of the gallery.
In the eyes of the world we're seen as little empire builders of a bygone age, with a colonialist, Colonel Blimp mentality.