But she ought to go to a home and be trained to marry an empire-builder.
He was not destined to become an empire-builder in the Colonies.
He named a Canadian statesman and empire-builder whose integrity was beyond all suspicion.
The ghost of the great empire-builder rises before the astonished spectators, enquiring what trouble has overtaken his land.
He was no common man, but an empire-builder in the brave days of old.
The German Emperor had proved himself a great empire-builder, but it was not his own empire that he was building.