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domineering
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Moby Dick
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  • Nor, in profile, does this wondrous brow diminish; though that way viewed its grandeur does not domineer upon you so.
  • To this, Radney replied with an oath, in a most domineering and outrageous manner unconditionally reiterating his command; meanwhile advancing upon the still seated Lakeman, with an uplifted cooper’s club hammer which he had snatched from a cask near by.
  • It domineered above them so, that all their bodings, doubts, misgivings, fears, were fain to hide beneath their souls, and not sprout forth a single spear or leaf.
  • The shores of the Straits of Sunda are unsupplied with those domineering fortresses which guard the entrances to the Mediterranean, the Baltic, and the Propontis.

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  • Her mother is opinionated and domineering.
  • a domineering personality

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