1. the exercise of power or influence over someone or something, or the state of being so controlled.
    "the imperial domination of India"
    rule · government · sovereignty · control · command · authority · power ·
    dominion · dominance · mastery · supremacy · superiority · ascendancy · sway · influence · tyranny · intimidation · oppression · suppression · subjugation · dictatorship · the upper hand · the whip hand · the edge · paramountcy · prepotence · prepotency · prepollency
  2. (dominations)
    (in traditional Christian angelology) the fourth-highest order of the ninefold celestial hierarchy.
late Middle English: via Old French from Latin dominatio(n-), from the verb dominari ( see dominate).
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How to use domination in a sentence?
an escape from the thraldom of foreign domination.
the imperial domination of India.
How to say domination in other languages?
Laguages Translations
Afrikaans (NOUN)oorheersing
Arabic (NOUN)الهيمنة, هيمنة, السيطرة, سيطرة
Bangla কর্তৃত্ব
Bosnian (Latin) dominacija
Bulgarian (NOUN)господство, подчиняване, доминиране, владичество, надмощие
Cantonese (Traditional) 統治
Catalan (NOUN)dominació
Chinese Simplified 统治
Chinese Traditional 統治
Croatian (NOUN)dominacije, prevlast
Czech (NOUN)nadvlády, ovládnutí, dominance
Danish (NOUN)dominans, herredømme
Dutch (NOUN)overheersing, dominantie, heerschappij
Estonian (NOUN)ülemvõimu
Filipino dominasyon
Finnish (NOUN)ylivalta, herruudesta, valta
German (NOUN)Herrschaft, Dominanz, Beherrschung, sklavensau, Überlegenheit
Greek (NOUN)κυριαρχία, αυταρχισμός
Haitian Creole dominasyon
Hebrew (NOUN)דומיננטי, שליטה, השליטה
Hindi (NOUN)प्रभुत्व, वर्चस्व, शासन
Hungarian (NOUN)uralom
Icelandic (NOUN)yfirráð
Indonesian (NOUN)dominasi, penguasaan, menguasai
Italian (NOUN)dominazione, sovranità
Japanese (NOUN)支配, ドミネーション, 制覇, 征服, 統治, 優位
Kiswahili utawala
Korean (NOUN)지배, 지배의, 정복, 제압
Latvian (NOUN)kundzību, dominēšana
Lithuanian (NOUN)dominavimas, vyraujančios, viešpatavimas, Vyravimas
Malay (Latin) (NOUN)dominasi, penguasaan
Maltese ħakma
Norwegian Bokmål dominans
Persian (NOUN)سلطه, تسلط
Polish (NOUN)dominacji, panowania
Portuguese (NOUN)dominação
Querétaro Otomi dominación
Romanian (NOUN)dominaţie
Russian (NOUN)господства, доминирование, владычества, превосходство
Samoan faatoilaloina
Serbian (Cyrillic) доминација
Serbian (Latin) dominacija
Slovak (NOUN)nadvlády, ovládnutie, prevahu
Slovenian (NOUN)dominacijo, prevlado, nadvlade
Spanish (NOUN)dominación, soberanía
Swedish (NOUN)dominans, herravälde, underordning, överhöghet, styre
Tahitian te taparahiraa
Tamil ஆதிக்கம்
Telugu అధికారం
Thai การปกครอง
Tongan fakaaoao
Turkish (NOUN)hakimiyeti, egemenliği, tahakküm
Ukrainian (NOUN)панування, домінування
Urdu تسلط
Vietnamese (NOUN)cai trị
Welsh tra-arglwyddiaeth
Yucatec Maya dominación
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