domination


domination

noun

Definition of DOMINATION

1
controlling power or influence over others <auction houses battling for domination in the high-end art market>
Synonyms ascendance (also ascendence), ascendancy (also ascendency), dominance, domination, dominion, hegemony, imperium, predominance, predominancy, preeminence, reign, sovereignty (also sovranty)
2
the act or process of bringing someone or something under one's control <the Spanish domination of the Americas in the 16th century>

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