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Venezuela's oil potentate can't leave office quickly enough, but it might be a while.
He remains the unelected potentate of a draconian theocratic dictatorship.
Money became a potentate whose power is greater even than that of the president, controlling and outlasting any political fortune.
This again was used equally to denote a potentate of either sex, until at last we find the interjection dame!A Cursory History of Swearing|Julian Sharman
What can be more eloquent than his defence of Benjamin, and his appeal to what seemed to him to be an Egyptian potentate!Beacon Lights of History, Volume II|John Lord
As soon as the parties were brought in, the judicial potentate eyed them sternly for some time.Jack Harkaway's Boy Tinker Among The Turks|Bracebridge Hemyng
The American influence has been felt to such an extent that King Jazz is a universal potentate.My Wonderful Visit|Charlie Chaplin
The great arch-ruler, potentate of hell, Tumbles when Bacon bids him, or his fiends Bow to the force of his pentageron.Witch, Warlock, and Magician|William Henry Davenport Adams