Like other nascent “capitalists,” Khodorkovsky benefited from corrupt ties to government officials to amass phenomenal wealth.
If indeed the suit was a gamble by the Jackson matriarch to amass a sizable bank account of her own, it did not pay off.
They will amass forces big enough to overwhelm one of the combat outposts, then wait for the outpost to call for reinforcements.
Absent the NCAA, such a student would be able to amass significant cash during a college career.
Black used his prominent standing within the hate movement to amass a following of his own.
By these means she contrived to keep out of debt, and amass a little sum besides.
His was the distinction of being the only Pendarves who had ever managed to amass a fortune.
Each official during his tenure of office expected to recover his initial outlay, and amass a small fortune besides.
How then, shall we estimate the share of each in the riches which ALL contribute to amass?
In this expedition, he cruelly oppressed the provinces through which he passed, that he might amass riches.