dominion


dominion

noun

Definition of DOMINION

1
controlling power or influence over others <in the Bible, man is given dominion over all the animals>
Synonyms ascendance (also ascendence), ascendancy (also ascendency), dominance, domination, dominion, hegemony, imperium, predominance, predominancy, preeminence, reign, sovereignty (also sovranty)
2
the right or means to command or control others <was granted dominion over the household servants>
Near Antonyms helplessness, weakness

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