1. present participle of domineer#English|domineer


  1. overbearing, dictatorial or authoritarian
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domineering (plural domineerings)

  1. The act of one who domineers.
    • , Herman Melville, Moby-Dick
      In strange contrast to the hardly tolerable constraint and nameless invisible domineerings of the captain's table, was the entire care-free license and ease, the almost frantic democracy of those inferior fellows the harpooneers.

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