} Meaning of ASCENDANCY in a sentence - Words In Sentences

Meaning of ASCENDANCY in a sentence

Definition: the power or control of another


Part of Speech: Noun

Synonym(s): domination, reign, supremacy

Antonym(s): powerlessness


Example Sentences:

 

1. The ascendancy of the plantation owner allowed him to treat his slaves like property.

 

2. In the military, a general’s ascendancy over a person of lower rank, such as a private, is supreme.

 

3. Hitler’s rise to ascendancy resulted in the deaths of millions of people.

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