Sunday, February 21, 2010

ascendancy

ascendancy [ uh'-SEN-duh'n-see ]
 noun ]
 MEANING :
 1. the state of being in supremacy or dominion
2. a governing or controlling influence
 USAGE EXAMPLE 1 :
 The primary goal of those industrialists were to gain ascendancy over the local vendors.
 USAGE EXAMPLE 2 :
 For now Sehwag is the player in ascendancy.