domineer domineer  /ˌdɑ mə ˈnɪr/

Definition(s):

  • (v) rule or exercise power over (somebody) in a cruel and autocratic manner

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  • It goes to the head like wine, and you find attempts made outside journalism to dictate, to domineer to blackmail.

News

  • Vermont’s ‘Small State Syndrome’

    The affliction termed "Napoleonic Complex" aka "Little Man Syndrome" has historically been attributed to those who overcompensate for lack of height or stature by behaving aggressively or attempting to domineer others as a means of making up for what they lack. Upon relocating to Vermont 10 years ago to the town of Pownal, it almost immediately became obvious that not only can
    on October 18, 2013     Source: Bennington Banner

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