What does "Conquest" mean?


(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