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Meaning of HEGEMONY

Pronunciation:  hi'jemunee

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[n]  the domination of one state over its allies
 

HEGEMONY is a 8 letter word that starts with H.

 

 See Also: form of government, political system

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\He*gem`o*ny\, n. [Gr. ?, fr. ? guide, leader, fr. ? to
go before.]
Leadership; preponderant influence or authority; -- usually
applied to the relation of a government or state to its
neighbors or confederates. --Lieber.

 
Glossary
 
 Definition: preponderant influence or authority of one individual or social group over another. heliocentric: a sun-centered model of the universe.
 

 

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