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conquer

 
Verb conquer has 3 senses
  1. suppress, stamp down, inhibit, subdue, conquer, curb - to put down by force or authority; "suppress a nascent uprising"; "stamp down on littering"; "conquer one's desires"
    --1 is one way to control, hold in, hold, contain, check, curb, moderate
    Derived forms: noun conqueror1, noun conquering1
    Sample sentences:
    Somebody ----s something
    Somebody ----s somebody
    Something ----s somebody
    Something ----s something
  2. appropriate, capture, seize, conquer - 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"
    --2 is one way to assume, usurp, seize, take over, arrogate
    Derived form: noun conquering1
    Sample sentences:
    Somebody ----s something
    Somebody ----s something from somebody
  3. conquer - overcome by conquest; "conquer your fears"; "conquer a country"
    --3 is one way to
    get the better of, overcome, defeat
    Derived forms: noun conqueror1, noun conquering1
    Sample sentences:
    Somebody ----s something
    Somebody ----s somebody
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