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ascendance


ascendance

noun

Definition of ASCENDANCE

controlling power or influence over others <studied the ascendance of modernism in 20th-century art and design>
Synonyms ascendance (also ascendence), ascendancy (also ascendency), dominance, domination, dominion, hegemony, imperium, predominance, predominancy, preeminence, reign, sovereignty (also sovranty)

Variants of ASCENDANCE

ascendance also ascendence
February 28, 2015
pontificate Hear it
To speak pompously or dogmatically
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