Conquer

  • 1 Conquer — Студийный альбом Soulfly Дата выпуска 29 июля 2008 Записан The Porch Recording …

    Википедия

  • 2 Conquer — Con quer (k[o^][ng] k[ e]r), v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Conquered}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Conquering}.] [OF. conquerre, F. conqu[ e]rir, fr. L. conquirere, quisitum, to seek or search for, to bring together, LL., to conquer; con + quaerere to seek. See… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 3 Conquer — Con quer (k[o^][ng] k[ e]r), v. i. To gain the victory; to overcome; to prevail. [1913 Webster] He went forth conquering and to conquer. Rev. vi. 2. [1913 Webster] The champions resolved to conquer or to die. Waller. [1913 Webster] …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 4 Conquer — may refer to: Conquer Online, a MMORPG developed by TQ Digital Entertainment Conquer (album), an album from Soulfly Conquest (disambiguation) This disambiguation page lists articles associated with the same title. If an internal li …

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  • 5 conquer — conquer, defeat, vanquish, overcome, surmount, subdue, subjugate, reduce, overthrow, rout, beat, lick all mean to get the better of or to bring into subjection whether by the exercise of force or of strategy. Conquer and defeat are perhaps the… …

    New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • 6 conquer — [käŋ′kər, kän′kər] vt. [ME conqueren < OFr conquerre < VL * conquaerere (for L conquirere), to search for, procure < L com , intens. + quaerere, to seek, acquire] 1. to get possession or control of by or as by winning a war 2. to… …

    English World dictionary

  • 7 Conquer — Album par Soulfly Sortie Juillet 2008 Enregistrement Indigo Ranch Studios, Malibu, Californie Durée 57:22 Genre Nu metal, Groove metal …

    Wikipédia en Français

  • 8 conquer — c.1200, cunquearen, from O.Fr. conquerre conquer, defeat, vanquish, from V.L. *conquaerere (for L. conquirere) to search for, procure by effort, win, from L. com , intensive prefix (see COM (Cf. com )), + quaerere to seek, acquire (see QUERY (Cf …

    Etymology dictionary

  • 9 conquer — [v1] defeat, overcome beat, bring to knees*, checkmate, circumvent, clobber, control, cream*, crush, discomfit, drub, foil, frustrate, get the better of*, humble, lick, master, outwit, overmaster, overpower, override, overthrow, prevail, quell,… …

    New thesaurus

  • 10 conquer — index beat (defeat), defeat, demean (make lower), occupy (take possession), overcome (surmount) …

    Law dictionary

  • 11 Conquer — Nom porté dans le Morbihan. Variante : Conqueur. Sens incertain. Le rapprochement avec la ville du Conquet (Konk en breton) semble douteux. A. Deshayes (voir bibliographie) signale que Dom Le Pelletier avait noté le mot conk , proposant entre… …

    Noms de famille

  • 12 conquer — ► VERB 1) overcome and take control of by military force. 2) successfully overcome (a problem) or climb (a mountain). DERIVATIVES conquerable adjective conqueror noun. ORIGIN Latin conquirere gain, win …

    English terms dictionary

  • 13 conquer — 01. England was [conquered] by France in 1066 and ruled by French kings for 300 years thereafter. 02. Sir Edmund Hillary and Tenzing Norgay were the first men to [conquer] Mount Everest. 03. Emma fought to [conquer] her fear of flying so that she …

    Grammatical examples in English

  • 14 conquer — conquerable, adj. conquerableness, n. conqueringly, adv. /kong keuhr/, v.t. 1. to acquire by force of arms; win in war: to conquer a foreign land. 2. to overcome by force; subdue: to conquer an enemy. 3. to gain, win, or obtain by effort,… …

    Universalium

  • 15 conquer — con|quer [ˈkɔŋkə US ˈka:ŋkər] v [Date: 1200 1300; : Old French; Origin: conquerre, from Latin conquirere to look for, collect , from com ( COM ) + quaerere to ask, search ] 1.) [I and T] to get control of a country by fighting ▪ The Normans… …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 16 conquer — verb (conquered; conquering) Etymology: Middle English, to acquire, conquer, from Anglo French conquerre, from Vulgar Latin *conquaerere, alteration of Latin conquirere to search for, collect, from com + quaerere to ask, search Date: 14th century …

    New Collegiate Dictionary

  • 17 conquer — verb 1 (I, T) to take land by attacking people or win it by fighting a war: The Normans conquered England in 1066. 2 (I, T) to defeat an enemy: The Zulus conquered all the neighbouring tribes. 3 (T) to gain control over something that is… …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • 18 conquer — [[t]kɒ̱ŋkə(r)[/t]] conquers, conquering, conquered 1) VERB If one country or group of people conquers another, they take complete control of their land. [V n] During 1936, Mussolini conquered Abyssinia... Early in the eleventh century the whole… …

    English dictionary

  • 19 conquer */ — UK [ˈkɒŋkə(r)] / US [ˈkɑŋkər] verb Word forms conquer : present tense I/you/we/they conquer he/she/it conquers present participle conquering past tense conquered past participle conquered 1) [intransitive/transitive] to take control of land or… …

    English dictionary

  • 20 conquer — con•quer [[t]ˈkɒŋ kər[/t]] v. t. 1) to acquire by force of arms; win in war: to conquer a foreign land[/ex] 2) to overcome by force; subdue; vanquish: to conquer an enemy[/ex] 3) to gain or win by effort, personal appeal, etc.: conquered the… …

    From formal English to slang


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