Related formsking·mak·ing, noun, adjective
Examples from the Web for kingmaker
The New York kingmaker who died Monday believed voters could actually handle a nuanced argument.David Garth, the Consultant Who Talked Up to Voters|Jeff Greenfield|December 15, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Like the Koch Brothers, it seemed Rastetter wanted to be a GOP kingmaker.
Terry Branstad is a GOP kingmaker who could lose his bid for a sixth term thanks to scandal upon scandal.Is Iowa’s Republican Goliath Governor the Next Chris Christie?|Ben Jacobs|April 18, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Is it time for Donald Trump to add “Republican kingmaker” to his resume?
Does he hope to play the kingmaker in a tainted presidential electoral process?
Not till Warwick, 'the Kingmaker,' was laid low on Barnet field, did the kingly ideal become paramount.The Siege of Norwich Castle|Matilda Maria Blake
The battle of Barnet witnessed the fall and death of the kingmaker, and with her champion feudalism fell.About London|J. Ewing Ritchie
Tom led forth the horses one after the other—Kingmaker, the Fiddler, Pittapat, and the others.The Killer|Stewart Edward White
His queen, Anne Neville, the daughter of the kingmaker, was on her death-bed.
There was a man once in England whom they call the kingmaker.The Works of Robert Louis Stevenson - Swanston Edition Vol. 7 (of 25)|Robert Louis Stevenson