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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adv. - In a manner inclined to rule arbitrarily or despotically; In an overbearing manner; In a tyrannical manner.

Usage examples (17)
  • His wife behaved domineeringly
  • Adjective : domineering parents
  • But the looker-on may sit too long and hold forth too curiously and domineeringly for his own health.
  • 'Do you know who I am?' he growled, thrusting his head forward and staring domineeringly at his shrinking prey. for more
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