Conquest (noun)

  1. The act of conquering a place or people.
  2. The subjugation and assumption of control of a place or people by military force.
  3. A thing that has been successfully achieved, especially by means of force or conquest.


From old french conquest, based on latin conquirere ('to acquire, gain').


  1. The Norman conquest of England in 1066 is a famous event in history.
  2. The conquest of the New World by European powers was a major historical event.
  3. The athlete's conquest of the world record was a remarkable achievement.
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