Associations to the word «Dominate»


DOMINATE, verb. To govern, rule or control by superior authority or power
DOMINATE, verb. To exert an overwhelming guiding influence over something or someone
DOMINATE, verb. To enjoy a commanding position in some field
DOMINATE, verb. To overlook from a height

Dictionary definition

DOMINATE, verb. Be larger in number, quantity, power, status or importance; "Money reigns supreme here"; "Hispanics predominate in this neighborhood".
DOMINATE, verb. Be in control; "Her husband completely dominates her".
DOMINATE, verb. Have dominance or the power to defeat over; "Her pain completely mastered her"; "The methods can master the problems".
DOMINATE, verb. Be greater in significance than; "the tragedy overshadowed the couple's happiness".
DOMINATE, verb. Look down on; "The villa dominates the town".

Wise words

Life has no meaning unless one lives it with a will, at least to the limit of one's will. Virtue, good, evil are nothing but words, unless one takes them apart in order to build something with them; they do not win their true meaning until one knows how to apply them.
Paul Gauguin