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Dominant (IPA: /ˈdɑmənənt/)


Dominant (a.)

Ruling; governing; prevailing; controlling; predominant; as, the dominant party, church, spirit, power.

Dominant (n.)

The fifth tone of the scale; thus G is the dominant of C, A of D, and so on.

Dominant

Fifth scale degree of the diatonic scale, between the subdominant and the submediant

Dominant Synonyms

Ascendant, Dominating, Preponderant, Predominant, Predominate, Ascendent, Paramount, Sovereign, Superior, Possessive, Overriding, Controlling, Supreme, Governing, Preponderating

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Dominant Rhymes



Dominant, Prominent

Predominant

Spanish Translation

Dominant in Spanish is Dominante

Tagalog Translation

Dominant in Tagalog is Dominante

Example Sentence (Quote)

"A Systems Esthetic will become the dominant approach to a maze of socio-technical conditions rooted only in the present." - Jack Burnham

Example Sentence (Quote)

" After childhood, the senses specialize via the channels of dominant technologies and social weaponries." - Marshall McLuhan

Example Sentence (Quote)

" Psychiatrists the dominant lay priesthood since the First World War..." - J. G. Ballard

Example Sentence (Quote)

" The desire of privilege and the taste of equality are the dominant and contradictory passions of the French of all times." - Charles de Gaulle

Example Sentence (Quote)

" The dominant feature in his character was his devotion to the pursuit of truth" - Baruch Spinoza


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