Ryan Wilkoff

Did England really have ___________ over the American colonists, or were they just upset that they did not have whatever they wanted?
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n. Dominance, especially of one political body over another

Greek Root

hegaisthai- "to lead"

Example in an Sentence

Dr. Harrill has an overruling hegemony over our school even when it sometimes seems the teachers have the power.

Which is Not a Synonym?

a) dominance

b) virtue

c) reign

d) dominion

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Which Example is Correct?

1. Though they had small numbers, the powerful Whigs were hegemonic in the parliament.

2. The losing team said they were the had hegemony on the scoreboard.

3. People who believe in free will, think higher powers have hegemony over them.