conquer

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Pronunciation[change]

  • (RP) IPA: /ˈkɒŋkə/
  • (GA) IPA: /ˈkɑŋkɚ/
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Verb[change]

Plain form
conquer

Third-person singular
conquers

Past tense
conquered

Past participle
conquered

Present participle
conquering

  1. (transitive & intransitive) If one side conquers in a war, it wins.
    Alexander conquered most of Europe and North Africa.
  2. (transitive) If you conquer a problem, a fear, a disease, etc. you overcome it.
    With the help of a councilor, she was able to conquer her fear of flying.