Origin of podesta
Words nearby podesta
How to use podesta in a sentence
The think tank was founded by John Podesta, a top adviser to President Obama.Obama’s Favorite Think Tank: We Should Prepare to Bomb Iraq|Josh Rogin|June 17, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Podesta warned that opposition to natural gas is impractical and not grounded in reality.
Coming from Podesta—who previously headed the George Soros-funded Center for American Progress—them was fighting words.
Lobbying Discloure Act records show that Podesta billed the Centre for $510,000 for 2013.Ukraine’s D.C. Lobbyists in Disarray as Dictator Flees|Eli Lake|February 25, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Anthony Podesta told Reuters that he did not discuss events in Ukraine with his brother.
In 1226, at the head of the Ghibellines, he got possession of Verona, and was appointed Podesta.The Browning Cyclopdia|Edward Berdoe
After this charming burst of natural feeling, the Podesta's virtuous lady goes on with her lament.Paris and the Parisians in 1835 (Vol. 2 of 2)|Frances Trollope
Arles was a free town when it was begun, with its own podesta and consuls like a flourishing commercial city in Italy.How France Built Her Cathedrals|Elizabeth Boyle O'Reilly
The citizens stared in wonder at him as he dismounted before the great house of the Podesta.
After a short pause Antonio again set off, but the Podesta now followed him more mistrustingly.
British Dictionary definitions for podesta
- any of the governors of the Lombard cities appointed by Frederick Barbarossa
- a chief magistrate in any of various republics, such as Florence