Ascendancy - definition, pronunciation, transcription
- the state that exists when one person or group has power over another (syn: ascendance, ascendence, ascendency, control, dominance)
...a book chronicling the ascendancy of fascism in Europe after World War I...
He eventually gained ascendancy over / in the group.
Butler established ascendancy over his critics.
He slowly gained ascendancy in the group.