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What does "Conquest" mean?

Definition

(n.) That which is conquered; possession gained by force, physical or moral (n.) The acquiring of property by other means than by inheritance; acquisition (n.) The act of gaining or regaining by successful struggle; as, the conquest of liberty or peace (n.) The act or process of conquering, or acquiring by force; the act of overcoming or subduing opposition by force, whether physical or moral; subjection; subjugation; victory


Synonyms subjugation, seduction, subjection, conquering


Example: "The conquest of space"


Word Family conquests