How to use Domineering in a sentence
Gabriel obeyed, and Katie flung a shoe at the domineering man with the jewel-toned eyes.
He opposed with some success the domineering policy of the Venetian government in Italian affairs.
It can also mean "ruling the roost" or being very domineering at home.
Now some parents can still go to the other extreme and be too domineering So what is the balance?
LaRouche was " not domineering " in the earliest days, allowing dissent, one ex-member said.Advertisement
Victims and abusers are often seen as submissive women and large domineering men but this simply is n't the case.
When placed in leadership or mentoring roles with their younger siblings, some firstborns may demonstrate aggressive or domineering behavior.
However, it was J.R. to whom Adam has always been particularly domineering.
You may have to deal with trouble makers or very domineering people who will cause your emotional calmness to fluctuate.
Elementary My Dear, which can be used for a more domineering look in that it's a plaid snap front bustier and the skirt features a pleather belt.Advertisement
Her domineering personality was on full display during Pollard's stints on Flavor of Love, where she faked a terminal illness to keep her daughter away from Flav.
Molo, he says, rebuked his youthful extravagance and he came back " a changed man."' He returned to Rome in 77 B.C., and appears to have married at this time Terentia, a rich woman with a domineering temper, to whom many of his subsequent embarrassments were due.2 He engaged at once in forensic and political life.
If children behave aggressively with peers, act bossy and domineering, or are disruptive and impulsive at school, they are more likely to have long-lasting peer difficulties than are children who are simply shy.
But he was domineering.
Her mother - a staple on all of New York's shows - caused a lot of conflict in Hollywood with her domineering personality and her demands to manage every aspect of New York's career.Advertisement
But no sooner had he taken over the command than his haughty and domineering temper estranged him both from his second-in-command, Lord Granby, and the commander-in-chief, Prince Ferdinand.
In 395 the domineering attitude of Sparta impelled the Corinthians to conclude an alliance with Argos which they had previously contemplated on occasions of friction with the former city, as well as with Thebes and with Athens, whose commercial rivalry they no longer dreaded.
But whatever cause she might have found since marriage to complain of his rigorous custody and domineering brutality was insufficient to break the ties by which he held her.