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Synonyms of conquering

Noun


1. conquest, conquering, subjection, subjugation, capture, gaining control, seizure

usage: the act of conquering

Verb


1. suppress, stamp down, inhibit, subdue, conquer, curb, control, hold in, hold, contain, check, curb, moderate

usage: to put down by force or authority; "suppress a nascent uprising"; "stamp down on littering"; "conquer one's desires"

2. appropriate, capture, seize, conquer, assume, usurp, seize, take over, arrogate

usage: take possession of by force, as after an invasion; "the invaders seized the land and property of the inhabitants"; "The army seized the town"; "The militia captured the castle"

3. conquer, get the better of, overcome, defeat

usage: overcome by conquest; "conquer your fears"; "conquer a country"

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