domination domination  /ˌdɑ mə ˈneɪ ʃən/


  1. (n) social control by dominating
  2. (n) power to dominate or defeat



  1. There is no need for domination or influence.
  2. I have fought against white domination, and I have fought against black domination.
  3. She is dynamic, positive and real, and we are only at the beginning of her special brand of global domination.


  1. Weekly Chart Notes: Lorde's 'Royals' Roars Onto Alternative Radio

    With the aptly-titled single "Royals," Lorde could be on her way to fitting chart domination.The 16-year-old New Zealander sends her introductory...
    on June 22, 2013     Source: Billboard

  2. Instagram's 15-Second Videos Threaten to Choke Vine

    Facebook is upping the ante in its quest for social domination with a new Instagram video product that takes aim at Vine.
    on June 21, 2013     Source: CIO

  3. How the Texans get their run game back on track (video analysis included)

    I’ve paid close attention to the Texans run game over the years and their domination in 2010 and 2011 wasn’t just because of Arian Foster, it was because of how fluidly Foster and the offensive line worked in tandem. The offensive line had a grea...
    on June 20, 2013     Source: Houston Chronicle


  1. "Brazil played very strongly in the first few minutes, but after that initial period of domination Portugal slowly started to control the game. In the end, the draw was a fair result," coach Carlos Queiroz said. "Portugal advanced with merits...
    on Jun 25, 2010 By: Carlos Queiroz Source: The Associated Press

  2. He said: "Do I think I can get back to a position of domination in tennis? Yeah, I think that. That's why I'm here. God, I cannot wait for Paris and Wimbledon to come around next year again because they have been frustrating tournaments for me....
    on Jun 30, 2010 By: Roger Federer Source:

  3. Nicaraguan President Daniel Ortega told a news conference the OAS "was created as an instrument of American political domination and expansionism in Latin America and the Carribean."
    on Jun 2, 2009 By: Daniel Ortega Source: Reuters

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