Examples of conquest in a Sentence
tales of the ancient army's conquests
She was one of his many conquests.
people who boast about their sexual conquests
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Some of our latest conquests include the best women’s jeans, rolling luggage, pillows for side sleepers, ultra-flattering pants, and bath towels.
Even after modern engineering allowed the conquest of the hillsides, some open and semi-wild spaces remain.
No images of war or conquest, no advocacy for a particular group’s rights or any sort of suggestion that America is better than any other country here.
According to Guillermo de Anda, director of Gran Acuifero Maya and underwater archaeologist, the cave network could provide further insight into the Maya people, who populated the area prior to the Spanish conquest in the sixteenth century.
Some of our latest conquests include the best women’s jeans, rolling luggage, bed sheets, coffee makers, and bath towels.
No wonder Maimonides believes that even after the Roman conquest of Israel, the land retained its holiness.
The tensions in her work between display and concealment, between conquest of public space and enigmatic personal odyssey, are both unnerving and delectable.
The Tongva first met the vanguard of the Spanish conquest in 1769 when Gaspar Portola stopped in the region.
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Origin and Etymology of conquest
First Known Use: 14th centurySee Words from the same year
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Definition of conquest for English Language Learners
: the act of taking control of a country, city, etc., through the use of force
: a country, city, etc., that an army has taken control of through the use of force
: a person someone has succeeded in having a romantic and especially a sexual relationship with
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