Standard-bearer Sentence Examples
Thus it is no coincidence that gold as the standard bearer of capitalist ascendancy in circulation paralleled the real subsumption of labor in production.
In concrete terms, this means being a master of the art of dialog and a standard-bearer of soft power.
For over 50 years, SI has been the standard bearer for action sports images.
In 1136 he accompanied the imperial forces to Italy in the capacity of standard-bearer, distinguished himself by his soldierly skill, and in view of the increasing age and infirmity of Lothair, sought to win the favour of Pope Innocent II.
Guy, sire de la Tremoille, standard-bearer of France, was taken prisoner at the battle of Nicopolis (1396), and Georges, the favourite of King Charles VII., was captured at Agincourt (1415).Advertisement
He reinstated Pedro Annes, made Vicente chancellor, and appointed Martim Annes chief standard-bearer (alferes mor).
Oxford is the standard bearer for the whole of the South East region in the UK competition to become European Capital of Culture 2008.