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1. conquer

verb. ['ˈkɑːŋkɝ'] to put down by force or authority.

Synonyms

  • curb
  • hush up
  • control
  • subdue
  • choke back
  • burke
  • moderate
  • stamp down
  • hush
  • contain
  • shut up
  • wink
  • stifle
  • blink away
  • still
  • silence
  • hold
  • smother
  • quell
  • hold in
  • strangle
  • repress
  • check
  • choke down
  • quench
  • choke off
  • quieten
  • suppress
  • muffle
  • squelch
  • inhibit
  • dampen

Antonyms

  • derestrict
  • inactivity
  • powerlessness
  • unrestraint

Etymology

  • conquerre (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • conquaerere (Latin)

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Rhymes with Conquer

  • waronker
  • yonker
  • jonker

How do you pronounce conquer?

Pronounce conquer as ˈkɑŋkər.

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Sentences with conquer


1. Verb, base form
If you can use a screwdriver or drill, you can conquer the keyhole-picture hanger.

Quotes about conquer


1. Art and nature shall always be wrestling until they eventually conquer one another so that the victory is the same stroke and line: that which is conquered, conquers at the same time.
- Maria Sibylla Merian

2. Hope and Change has become Divide and Conquer.
- Marco Rubio

3. Give a girl the right shoes, and she can conquer the world.
- Bette Midler

2. conquer

verb. ['ˈkɑːŋkɝ'] overcome by conquest.

Synonyms

  • defeat
  • overcome

Antonyms

  • intemperance
  • unskillfulness
  • consume

Etymology

  • conquerre (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • conquaerere (Latin)

3. conquer

verb. ['ˈkɑːŋkɝ'] take possession of by force, as after an invasion.

Synonyms

  • seize
  • appropriate
  • arrogate
  • assume
  • take over
  • carry
  • capture

Antonyms

  • intemperate
  • immoderate
  • intense
  • juvenile

Etymology

  • conquerre (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • conquaerere (Latin)
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