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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. Bernie Sanders:

    But this is the problem with American politics … big money is dominating our political system. And we are trying to move as far away from that as we can.

  2. Trevor Hollingsbee:

    It introduces a potential vulnerability where they was none before - it is a sudden new complication in an arena that China was dominating.

  3. Jens Weidmann:

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

  4. The United:

    It's so hard to look away from the Ukraine right now, it's such an incredible, dominating force in the markets.

  5. Lee Jeong-eun:

    My prediction that a Korean woman would be atop the leaderboard at the Women's US Open was based on statistics and facts, korean women are absolutely dominating the LPGA Tour. If you asked me again my answer would be the same but worded more carefully.


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