supremacy

  • 1 Supremacy — Su*prem a*cy, n. [Cf. F. supr[ e]matie. See {Supreme}.] The state of being supreme, or in the highest station of power; highest or supreme authority or power; as, the supremacy of a king or a parliament. [1913 Webster] The usurped power of the… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 2 supremacy — supremacy, ascendancy denote the position of being first (as in rank, power, or influence). Supremacy implies superiority over all others (as in utility, in quality, in efficiency, in desirability, or in prestige) {in the Sahara, the automobile… …

    New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • 3 Supremacy — can refer to:* Supremacism, a philosophy that one is superior to others, so dominate, control or rule those who do not * A 1940 military themed variant of Monopoly * , a 1984 strategic board game * (called Overlord in USA), a computer game by… …

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  • 4 Supremacy — Студийный альбом Hatebreed Дата выпуска …

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  • 5 Supremacy — álbum de estudio de Hatebreed Publicación 29 de Agosto, 2006 Género(s) Metalcore, groove metal, hardcore punk Duración 36:23 …

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  • 6 supremacy — I noun ascendancy, authority, championship, chieftaincy, command, control, direction, dominatio, domination, dominion, governance, headship, highest position, importance, influence, leadership, lordship, management, masterdom, mastership, mastery …

    Law dictionary

  • 7 supremacy — 1540s, from SUPREME (Cf. supreme) + ACY (Cf. acy) …

    Etymology dictionary

  • 8 supremacy — [n] total domination absolute rule, ascendancy, authority, command, control, dominance, dominion, driver’s seat*, paramountcy, power, predominance, preeminence, preponderance, prepotence, primacy, principality, sovereignty, superiority, supreme… …

    New thesaurus

  • 9 supremacy — ► NOUN ▪ the state or condition of being superior to all others in authority, power, or status …

    English terms dictionary

  • 10 supremacy — [səprem′ə sē; ] also [sooprem′ə sē, so͞oprem′ə sē] n. pl. supremacies [< SUPREME + ACY] 1. the quality or state of being supreme 2. supreme power or authority …

    English World dictionary

  • 11 supremacy — noun ADJECTIVE ▪ absolute, total ▪ unchallenged ▪ global, world ▪ air, military, naval …

    Collocations dictionary

  • 12 supremacy — n. 1) to achieve, establish supremacy 2) to acknowledge smb. s supremacy 3) military; naval supremacy 4) (so called) racial, white supremacy * * * [sə preməsɪ] establish supremacy naval supremacy white supremacy (so supremacy called) racial… …

    Combinatory dictionary

  • 13 supremacy — [[t]suːpre̱məsi[/t]] 1) N UNCOUNT: usu with poss, oft N over n If one group of people has supremacy over another group, they have more political or military power than the other group. The conservative old guard had re established its political… …

    English dictionary

  • 14 supremacy — The state of being supreme, or in the highest station of power; paramount authority; sovereignty; sovereign power. @ act of supremacy The English statute 1 Eliz., c. 1, whereby the supremacy and autonomy of the crown in spiritual or… …

    Black's law dictionary

  • 15 supremacy — su|prem|a|cy [ su preməsi ] noun uncount a situation in which one person, group, or thing has more power or influence than any other: the dollar s supremacy on the global foreign exchanges They need to maintain their technological supremacy.… …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 16 supremacy — See act of supremacy; supremacy clause …

    Ballentine's law dictionary

  • 17 supremacy — n. (pl. ies) 1 the state of being supreme. 2 the highest authority. Phrases and idioms: Act of Supremacy an act securing ecclesiastical supremacy to the Crown and excluding the authority of the Pope …

    Useful english dictionary

  • 18 supremacy — noun a) The quality of being supreme. Star bellied supremacy has been the source of endless conflict among Sneetches. b) Power over all others. See Also: supreme …

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  • 19 supremacy — su|prem|a|cy [suˈpreməsi] n [U] the position in which you are more powerful or advanced than anyone else ▪ Japan s unchallenged supremacy in the field of electronics →↑white supremacist …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 20 supremacy — noun (U) the position in which you are more powerful or advanced than anyone else: Japan s unchallenged supremacy in the field of electronics …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English