Was that Cabinet minister under a misapprehension or do you actually wield power or influence?
Many hope that the province will be able to wield some influence with Ottawa when it comes to allocation of the resource next year.
How will the new editors wield their enormous influence on the local book world?
Now, more than ever, we need to continue our growth as a political force so that we may one day be able to wield the power the Supreme Court has given us today.
The Royal Company of Archers is a group of mostly elderly men who dress up for ceremonial events, but they also wield power and influence.
They ministered to the religious needs of the people and were able to wield considerable influence.
The most impressive new feature is the ability to wield two weapons at once.
The second claim is that corporations wield massive power over nation states.
These fifty-somethings have plans, and the spending power to wield influence.
I have never had any general fight training, so each time I have to wield a weapon I start from scratch.