the dominance or leadership of one social group or nation over others;
"the hegemony of a single member state is not incompatible with a genuine confederation"
"to say they have priority is not to say they have complete hegemony"
"the consolidation of the United States' hegemony over a new international economic system"
- It was a struggle between the United States and Japan for hegemony in the Far East.
- British seapower, after two centuries of hegemony , vanished from the Indian Ocean.
- The Hegemony Theory advanced by Antonio Gramsci, to some extent, illustrated the rationality and the necessity of the leadership seized by the Communist Party of China.
Attempting..to secure for the Papal State the political hegemony of Italy.出自： H. H. Asquith
A new working-class hegemony,..an attempt to build a paradise for the poor.出自： A. Briggs