The definition of 'kingmakers' & the word 'kingmakers' in example sentences or phrases

English statesman; during the War of the Roses he fought first for the house of York and secured the throne for Edward IV and then changed sides to fight for the house of Lancaster and secured the throne for Henry VI (1428-1471)
an important person who can bring leaders to power through the exercise of political influence
  1. the Earl of Warwick was the first kingmaker

Synonyms of the word 'kingmakers' & Antonyms of the word 'kingmakers'.

SynonymsKingmaker, Richard Neville, Earl of Warwick, Warwick, kingmaker,