Definition Of ascendancy

noun

occupation of a position of dominant power or influence.

the ascendancy of good over evil

Example Of ascendancy

  • But he was fully convinced that the first two would be best served by the continued ascendancy of the third.

  • By that stage even the Federal and High Courts will be starting to reflect the conservative ascendancy .

  • Cities often stumble onto projects and developments that turn them around, delivering them from a period of decline to one of ascendancy .

  • Dodging this question is a way of avoiding the most important dilemma of film's ascendancy : can a popular form of entertainment also produce art?

  • Falkirk's ascendancy continued but they had goalkeeper Ferguson to thank for their clean sheet.


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