control or authorityThey believe they have dominion over us.
The first aim of his government would be to establish control over the republic's territory.
women who have reached positions of great power and influence
the winding-up of British rule over the territory
The judge has no authority to order a second trial.
the struggle for command of the air
Concern to protect national sovereignty is far from new.
How can mothers keep daughters under their sway?
They had five centuries of domination by the Romans.
The British police have no jurisdiction over foreign bank accounts.
The president asserted his supremacy over the prime minister.
a region where humans have gained mastery over the major rivers
The extremists are gaining ascendancy.
mana (New Zealand)
a leader of great mana and influence
(formerly) a self-governing division of the British EmpireThe Republic is a dominion of the Brazilian people.
the Kingdom of Denmark
They deny that any of their territory is under rebel control.
the Algarve, Portugal's southernmost province
the disputed boundary between the two countries
a remote mountain region
the fall of the Roman empire
Their turf was Paris: its streets, theatres, homes and parks.
Defence of the realm is crucial.
the mighty king's domain
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in the sense of ascendancy
the condition of being dominantThe extremists are gaining ascendancy.
in the sense of authority
the power to command, control, or judge othersThe judge has no authority to order a second trial.
dominion 的词库—— 柯林斯 英语词库
Life on the edge