domination

noun
ADJECTIVE
complete, total
cultural, economic, ideological, military, political
class, racial
male, patriarchal, white
colonial, foreign, imperial, Western
global, world
corporate
market
VERB + DOMINATION
seek

countries that seek world domination

achieve, establish

They achieved political domination of the area.

maintain, retain

The company has struggled to maintain its domination in the marketplace.

come under, fall under

The country came under foreign domination.

be free from, be free of

The country longs to be free of colonial domination.

PREPOSITION
under sb's domination

The country is still under foreign domination.

domination over

their economic domination over the Far East


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