supremacy

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su·prem·a·cy

 (so͝o-prĕm′ə-sē)
n. pl. su·prem·a·cies
1. The quality or condition of being supreme.
2. Supreme power or authority.

supremacy

(sʊˈprɛməsɪ; sjʊ-)
n
1. supreme power; authority
2. the quality or condition of being supreme

su•prem•a•cy

(səˈprɛm ə si, sʊ-)

n.
1. the state of being supreme.
2. supreme authority or power.
[1540–50]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.supremacy - power to dominate or defeatsupremacy - power to dominate or defeat; "mastery of the seas"
transcendence, transcendency, superiority - the state of excelling or surpassing or going beyond usual limits
ascendance, ascendancy, ascendence, ascendency, dominance, control - the state that exists when one person or group has power over another; "her apparent dominance of her husband was really her attempt to make him pay attention to her"

supremacy

noun domination, dominance, ascendancy, sovereignty, sway, lordship, mastery, dominion, primacy, pre-eminence, predominance, supreme power, absolute rule, paramountcy The president asserted his supremacy over the prime minister.

supremacy

noun
Translations
سِيادَه، تَفَوُّق، سَيْطَرَه
nadvláda
overherredømme
fõhatalom
drottinvald; yfirburîir

supremacy

[sʊˈpreməsɪ] Nsupremacía f
naval/political supremacysupremacía f naval/política
the struggle for supremacyla lucha por la supremacía

supremacy

[suˈprɛməsi] nsuprématie f

supremacy

nVormachtstellung f; (Pol, Eccl, fig) → Supremat nt or m; air/naval supremacyLuft-/Seeherrschaft f

supremacy

[sʊˈprɛməsɪ] nsupremazia

supreme

(suˈpriːm) adjective
1. the highest, greatest, or most powerful. the supreme ruler.
2. the greatest possible. an act of supreme courage.
suˈpremely adverb
supremacy (suˈpreməsi) noun
the state of being the greatest or most powerful. How did Rome maintain her supremacy over the rest of the world for so long?
the Supreme Court noun
the highest court of law in (a state of) the USA and many other countries.
References in periodicals archive ?
Sharapova's points-won supremacies in her five matches at Melbourne Park this year have been 31 against Olga Puchkova, 33 against Misaki Doi, 22 against Venus Williams, 29 against Kirsten Flipkens and 20 against Ekaterina Makarova.
He then blitzed past Nicolas Devilder, Jarkko Nieminen and Fernando Verdasco with game supremacies of 13, 13 and 15.
Her game supremacies in those matches were seven and five, so there could some value in buying her supremacy in that market today.