How to use facile princeps in a sentence
Indeed, Chopin even found fault with the master where he is universally regarded as facile princeps.Frederick Chopin as a Man and Musician | Frederick Niecks
He belonged to the literary class of which, perhaps, Southey may be regarded as facile princeps.
The man does not live who to-day can be considered facile princeps in more than a few departments of medicine.An Epitome of the History of Medicine | Roswell Park
"The Comet of 1811" has, as nucleus, the facile princeps of his age.Social England under the Regency, Vol. 1 (of 2) | John Ashton.
But, on the whole, Melbourne is facile princeps in shops as in everything that may be said to enter into the ladies' department.Town Life in Australia | R. E. N. (Richard) Twopeny
British Dictionary definitions for facile princeps
an obvious leader
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