Origin of empire building
Examples from the Web for empire building
It acquired Merrill Lynch in 2008 as part of the empire-building efforts of former CEO Kenneth Lewis.
As agents of Nazi empire-building, these women were assigned the constructive work of the German “civilizing” process.
I'd a hope it meant something connected with Empire-building, and then Otty could have scored off him.Foe-Farrell|Arthur Thomas Quiller-Couch
The historic and time-honored art of empire-building is the only art they know.The Psychology of Nations|G.E. Partridge
It feeds on strange things like empire-building on a Balkan dung-heap, and purity, and—oh, all sorts of things.'Captain Macedoine's Daughter|William McFee
Sir Henry Morgan played an important part in the stirring drama of Empire-building.Wit and Wisdom of Lord Tredegar|Godfrey Charles Morgan
Raffles possessed the empire-building instinct, surely, and earned the honor of interment in Westminster Abbey.East of Suez|Frederic Courtland Penfield