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Synonyms for dominate
ˈdɒm əˌneɪtdom·i·nate

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  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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  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. Jeb Bush:

    Look, I just think he's uninformed. He knows what he's saying. He's smart. He's playing you guys like a fiddle, the press, by saying outrageous things and garnering attention. That's his strategy, is to dominate the news.

  2. Anne Besant:

    Knowledge is essential to conquest; only according to our ignorance are we helpless. Thought creates character. Character can dominate conditions. Will creates circumstances and environment.

  3. Christine Reinolds Kozelle:

    It's very common when there is more than one sibling for one to dominate, this is natural and we don't interfere. This is a way to educate people about the natural world.

  4. Anne Besant:

    Knowledge is essential to conquest only according to our ignorance are we helpless. Thought creates character. Character can dominate conditions. Will creates circumstances and environment.

  5. Zachary Ross:

    Its going to force people to think hard about how we quantify seismic hazard and whether our approach to defining faults needs to change, we cant just assume that the largest faults dominate the seismic hazard if many smaller faults can link up to create these major quakes.


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