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Synonyms for dominate
ˈdɒm əˌneɪt

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. predominate, dominate, rule, reign, prevailverb

    be larger in number, quantity, power, status or importance

    "Money reigns supreme here"; "Hispanics predominate in this neighborhood"

    Synonyms:
    eclipse, govern, reign, predominate, rein, endure, overshadow, hold, overtop, overlook, run, prevail, rule, obtain, hulk, harness, loom, find, tower, command, persist, triumph, decree, master, die hard

  2. dominateverb

    be in control

    "Her husband completely dominates her"

    Synonyms:
    rule, predominate, eclipse, overlook, command, master, overshadow, overtop, prevail, reign

  3. dominate, masterverb

    have dominance or the power to defeat over

    "Her pain completely mastered her"; "The methods can master the problems"

    Synonyms:
    surmount, get the hang, reign, predominate, overcome, overshadow, subdue, overtop, overlook, prevail, eclipse, rule, command, get over, control, master

  4. overshadow, dominate, eclipseverb

    be greater in significance than

    "the tragedy overshadowed the couple's happiness"

    Synonyms:
    shadow, rule, predominate, overtop, overshadow, dwarf, occult, master, overlook, prevail, command, eclipse, reign

  5. dominate, command, overlook, overtopverb

    look down on

    "The villa dominates the town"

    Synonyms:
    neglect, eclipse, reign, predominate, leave out, overshadow, overtop, omit, overlook, look out on, overleap, prevail, rule, look out over, miss, require, drop, command, look across, pretermit, control, master

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Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. dominateverb

    Synonyms:
    prevail, predominate, have sway, be in the ascendant

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. dominateverb

    Synonyms:
    predominate, sway, rule, govern, control, surmount, overtop

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "dominate":

    predominate, domina, dominated, prevail, overpower, master

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How to use dominate in a sentence?

  1. Saint Augustine:

    Though defensive violence will always be 'a sad necessity' in the eyes of men of principle, it would be still more unfortunate if wrongdoers should dominate just men.

  2. Jordan Spieth:

    I got frustrated. I missed two cuts in a row, had never done that, lost the number one ranking. I was watching Jason Day just dominate golf, i got to work, put my head down a little more than I did right after the PGA( Championship), knowing that we could still peak this week( at the Tour Championship) and that's what we did.

  3. John Ing:

    The backdrop is the Greek exit - the Grexit - that's going to dominate news over the next few days until this game of chicken resolves itself.

  4. Judy Kuriansky:

    I would love to have him on the couch to explore how some of his early childhood behavior led to this need to [allegedly] dominate women and the difficulty with intimacy.

  5. The President:

    You have to dominate or you'll look like a bunch of jerks, you have to arrest and try people.

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