Synonyms of 'monopolize'
1 controlDictionary, corner, take overThey are virtually monopolizing the market.
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If a company or place corners an area of trade, they gain control over it so that no one else can have any success in that area.
This restaurant has cornered the market for specialist paellas.
If one country or person dominates another, they have power over them.
He denied that his country wants to dominate Europe.
Thesaurus for monopolize from the Collins English Thesaurus
If you say that someone monopolizes something, you mean that they have a very large share of it and prevent other people from having a share.