"conquest" Definition

  1. n. The act or process of conquering, or acquiring by force; the act of overcoming or subduing opposition by force, whether physical or moral; subjection; subjugation; victory.
  2. n. That which is conquered; possession gained by force, physical or moral.
  3. n. The acquiring of property by other means than by inheritance; acquisition.
  4. n. The act of gaining or regaining by successful struggle; as, the conquest of liberty or peace.

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Position in dictionary: 20513 of 111710 words.
Word Type: n., n., n., n.,
Words that start with "conquest": 1
Words that end with "conquest": 2
Words that contain "conquest": 2
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Previous words in dictionary: conqueror, conquering, conqueress, conquered, conquerable, conquer, conquassate, conquadrate, conominee, conoidical

English Dictionary Definition of conquest

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