Examples of monopolize in a Sentence
He's always monopolizing the conversation.
The company has monopolized the market for computer operating systems.
One group monopolized the camping area, taking almost all of the campsites.
Recent Examples of monopolize from the Web
Now, current and former generals all but monopolize the debate.
The Kremlin leader once more accused the West of seeking to monopolize power and prevent the emergence of multiple centers of global influence by countering his country’s efforts to assert itself on the world stage.
PSG monopolized the ball from the start but Angers goalkeeper Alexandre Letellier ensured his side stayed in the contest with decisive saves.
But for all the glitz of Tuesday’s event, Microsoft didn’t get to monopolize the spotlight for audio this week.
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First Known Use of monopolize
MONOPOLIZE Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of monopolize for English Language Learners
: to take over and control (something or someone) completely : to use (something) in a way that prevents others from using it
MONOPOLIZE Defined for Kids
Definition of monopolize for Students
: to get or have complete control over My sister monopolized the conversation.
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