conquering
conquering conquering n. the act of conquering.

Syn: conquest, enslavement, subjection, subjugation. [WordNet 1.5]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • conquering — adj. prenom. pr. p. of {conquer}. [Narrower terms: {undefeated (vs. defeated)}] WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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  • Conquering — Conquer Con quer (k[o^][ng] k[ e]r), v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Conquered}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Conquering}.] [OF. conquerre, F. conqu[ e]rir, fr. L. conquirere, quisitum, to seek or search for, to bring together, LL., to conquer; con + quaerere to seek.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • conquering — adj. Conquering is used with these nouns: ↑hero …   Collocations dictionary

  • conquering — noun the act of conquering • Syn: ↑conquest, ↑subjection, ↑subjugation • Derivationally related forms: ↑subject (for: ↑subjection), ↑conquer …   Useful english dictionary

  • conquering — I (Roget s IV) modif. Syn. victorious, winning, dominating; see successful , triumphant . II (Roget s Thesaurus II) adjective Relating to, having the nature of, or experiencing triumph: triumphal, triumphant, victorious, winning. See WIN …   English dictionary for students

  • conquering — con·quer·ing || kÉ‘Å‹kÉ™rɪŋ / kÉ’Å‹ adj. acquiring by force; gaining a victory con·quer || kÉ’Å‹kÉ™ v. defeat, overcome, subdue …   English contemporary dictionary

  • Conquering Bear — (Mato Wayuhi, * um 1800; † 18. August 1854) war ein Indianer aus dem zu den Lakota gehörenden Stamm der Brulé (Wazhazha band). Inhaltsverzeichnis 1 Conquering Bear und die Weißen 2 Der Laramie Vertrag von 1851 3 …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Conquering Lion (single) — Conquering Lion Conquering Lion Ram A Dam Album par Yabby You Sortie 1976  Royaume Uni 1977 …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Conquering Lion — Ram A Dam Album par Yabby You Sortie 1976  Royaume Uni 1977 …   Wikipédia en Français

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