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1. dominion

noun. ['dəˈmɪnjən'] dominance or power through legal authority.

Synonyms

  • suzerainty
  • control
  • sovereignty
  • paramountcy
  • dominance
  • reign
  • ascendancy
  • ascendence
  • ascendency
  • rule
  • ascendance

Antonyms

  • devolution
  • decline
  • outside
  • inside

Etymology

  • dominion (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • dominion (Middle French (ca. 1400-1600))

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Words that Rhyme with Dominion

  • virginian
  • opinion
  • pinyan
  • pinion
  • kinyon
  • kinion
  • binion

Example sentences of the word dominion


1. Noun, singular or mass
Another sign of British dominion rests a short distance out to sea on Ireland Island.

Quotes containing the word dominion


1. Though lovers be lost, love shall not; And death shall have no dominion.
- Dylan Thomas

2. This most beautiful system of the sun, planets and comets, could only proceed from the counsel and dominion of an intelligent and powerful Being.
- Isaac Newton, The Principia: Mathematical Principles of Natural Philosophy

3. What more could you want? How about dominion over this 'beautiful place'? Beauty doesn't last. Friends and family decay. Power is the only thing that goes on forever."Jack answered with his gut. "No, love goes on forever.
- P.C. Cast, Awakened

2. Dominion

noun. one of the self-governing nations in the British Commonwealth.

Synonyms

  • body politic
  • state
  • land
  • nation
  • country
  • commonwealth

Antonyms

  • unskillfulness
  • nonexistence
  • activity
  • action

3. dominion

noun. ['dəˈmɪnjən'] a region marked off for administrative or other purposes.

Synonyms

  • district
  • border district
  • trust territory
  • palatinate
  • city district
  • mandatory
  • community
  • development
  • borderland
  • region
  • administrative division
  • protectorate
  • British West Africa
  • congressional district
  • residential area
  • jurisdiction
  • march
  • possession
  • territorial dominion
  • administrative district
  • mandate
  • enclave
  • residential district
  • territorial division
  • goldfield
  • British East Africa
  • associated state
  • trusteeship
  • marchland

Antonyms

  • optional
  • disagreement
  • cenogenesis
  • nondevelopment

Etymology

  • dominion (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • dominion (Middle French (ca. 1400-1600))
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