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dom·i·nat·ing

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  1. ascendant, ascendent, dominatingadjective

    most powerful or important or influential

    "the economically ascendant class"; "D-day is considered the dominating event of the war in Europe"

    Synonyms:
    magisterial, high-and-mighty, ascendant, autocratic, commanding, peremptory, ascendent, ascensive, overlooking, bossy

    Antonyms:
    subordinate, low, submissive, low-level

  2. commanding, dominating, overlookingadjective

    used of a height or viewpoint

    "a commanding view of the ocean"; "looked up at the castle dominating the countryside"; "the balcony overlooking the ballroom"

    Synonyms:
    magisterial, high-and-mighty, ascendant, autocratic, commanding, peremptory, ascendent, bossy, overlooking

    Antonyms:
    subordinate, submissive, low, low-level

  3. autocratic, bossy, dominating, high-and-mighty, magisterial, peremptoryadjective

    offensively self-assured or given to exercising usually unwarranted power

    "an autocratic person"; "autocratic behavior"; "a bossy way of ordering others around"; "a rather aggressive and dominating character"; "managed the employees in an aloof magisterial way"; "a swaggering peremptory manner"

    Synonyms:
    overlooking, authoritarian, despotic, ascendant, distinguished, autocratic, commanding, magisterial, imposing, tyrannical, high-and-mighty, grand, bossy, tyrannic, ascendent, peremptory, dictatorial

    Antonyms:
    low, subordinate, submissive, low-level

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How to use dominating in a sentence?

  1. Robby Mook:

    In the terrain of Super Tuesday it's not just winning people of color, it's dominating, no one is going to dominate women -- it's not going to happen. You might do better with college-educated folks, some candidates will skew slightly female. Where there is potential for somebody to dominate is with African Americans.

  2. Jens Weidmann:

    I am irritated by one question dominating the recent public debate: when will you finally buy?

  3. Ping Xiaoli:

    We have estimated that there are about two new players emerging in the search engine market each year, we have been dominating the market over the past two decades.

  4. John Ing:

    The tone is positive, yellen's speech is the main feature, it's dominating the news. Her language will be closely watched.

  5. Chris Weidman:

    I’m excited to get back in there and put on a dominating performance, with all do respect to Vitor, I just won’t be happy without a finish.


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