Example sentences for: overlord

How can you use “overlord” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • One aspect of the horrible vise was the constant minor humiliations I had to suffer, such as interaction with the block warden, the party overlord of a block of houses, who had to give his assent to all matters tiny or grand, including travel.

  • Either the only witness, Wade's buddy Jack (Jim True), or a third party--perhaps at the behest of the town's capitalist overlord (Holmes Osborne).

  • Edward, seeing this invitation as a chance to assert his claim as overlord of Scotland, chose John Balliol, whom he judged to be the weaker of the two.

  • Nominally these kingdoms acknowledged an elected High King, with his seat at fabled Tara, as overlord.

  • Had he not been such a pretentious overlord, a platoon of screenwriters would doubtless have been engaged to rewrite him and make the movie halfway human.


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