Definitions for conquerˈkɒŋ kər
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suppress, stamp down, inhibit, subdue, conquer, curb(verb)
to put down by force or authority
"suppress a nascent uprising"; "stamp down on littering"; "conquer one's desires"
appropriate, capture, seize, conquer(verb)
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"
overcome by conquest
"conquer your fears"; "conquer a country"
to defeat in combat; to subjugate
In 1453, the Ottoman Empire conquered Istanbul.
to overcome an abstract obstacle
Today I conquered my fear of flying by finally boarding a plane.
to gain, win, or obtain by effort
to acquire by force of arms, win in war
Origin: From conquerre, from conquaerere, from con- + quaero.
to gain or acquire by force; to take possession of by violent means; to gain dominion over; to subdue by physical means; to reduce; to overcome by force of arms; to cause to yield; to vanquish
to subdue or overcome by mental or moral power; to surmount; as, to conquer difficulties, temptation, etc
to gain or obtain, overcoming obstacles in the way; to win; as, to conquer freedom; to conquer a peace
to gain the victory; to overcome; to prevail
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- покорявам, завоювамBulgarian
- conquistarCatalan, Valencian
- dobýt, zdolatCzech
- erobre, sejre, besejreDanish
- venki, konkeriEsperanto
- voittaa, vallata, valloittaaFinnish
- ceannsaichScottish Gaelic
- meghódít, hódítHungarian
- vincere, sconfiggere, conquistareItalian
- vincō, vinceretLatin
- superar, conquistar, vencerPortuguese
- învinge, cuceriRomanian
- завоевать, побеждать, покорятьRussian
- підкорювати, перемагатиUkrainian
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