empirenoun [C]uk /ˈem.paɪər/ us /-paɪr/
empire noun [C] (COUNTRIES)
empire noun [C] (ORGANIZATION)
- He owns a huge publishing empire.
- Carter rapidly expanded his business empire.
- It is the world's largest media and entertainment empire.
- His corporate empire collapsed and about $666 million of pension fund assets were found to be missing.
- Her business empire brought her wealth beyond the dreams of avarice.