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Synonyms of 'dominance'

(noun) 
They're unpopular for their dominance over the community.
Synonyms
control
The first aim of his government would be to establish control over the republic's territory.
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power
women who have reached positions of great power and influence
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rule
the winding-up of British rule over the territory
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authority
The judge has no authority to order a second trial.
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command
the struggle for command of the air
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sway
How can mothers keep daughters under their sway?
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domination
They had five centuries of domination by the Romans.
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supremacy
The president asserted his supremacy over the prime minister.
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mastery
a region where humans have gained mastery over the major rivers
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ascendancy
The extremists are gaining ascendancy.
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paramountcy

Additional synonyms

in the sense of ascendancy
Definition
the condition of being dominant
The extremists are gaining ascendancy.
in the sense of authority
Definition
the power to command, control, or judge others
The judge has no authority to order a second trial.
in the sense of command
Definition
knowledge
the struggle for command of the air

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