Fortune on this occasion favoured the conquistador in a remarkable way.
He was the conquistador out of date—the gold-seeker run to seed.
So the Spanish conquistador may have looked who took the place in the sixteenth century.
He is one of the conquistador type, who first lost his way in literature.
And now the time arrives when the star of the conquistador is to wane and set.
After a considerable delay, Dias was sent out as “conquistador” of the territory recently visited by him.
The conquistador's bones repose in the land which, with so much intrepidity and ruthlessness, he won for Spain.
I went to Mexico a conquistador, I left it a child of time, who had learned to smile; and I left some millions behind me, too.
It was this conquistador who was responsible for the second and permanent founding of the city of Buenos Aires.
Grown old, disgusted with life, and betrayed by fortune, the "conquistador" had no longer anything to expect from government.
1830, from Spanish conquistador, literally "conqueror," noun of action from conquistar "to conquer," from Vulgar Latin conquistare, from Latin conquistus, past participle of conquirere "to seek for" (see conquer).