Definition of Conquest. Meaning of Conquest. Synonyms of Conquest
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Definition of Conquest
ConquestConquest Con"quest, n. [OF. conquest, conqueste, F.
conqu[^e]te, LL. conquistum, conquista, prop. p. p. from L.
conquirere. See Conquer.]
1. The act or process of conquering, or acquiring by force;
the act of overcoming or subduing opposition by force,
whether physical or moral; subjection; subjugation;
In joys of conquest he resigns his breath.
Three years sufficed for the conquest of the
2. That which is conquered; possession gained by force,
physical or moral.
Wherefore rejoice? What conquest brings he home?
3. (Feudal Law) The acquiring of property by other means than
by inheritance; acquisition. --Blackstone.
4. The act of gaining or regaining by successful struggle;
as, the conquest of liberty or peace.
The Conquest (Eng. Hist.), the subjugation of England by
William of Normandy in 1066.
Meaning of Conquest from wikipedia
is the act of military subjugation
of an enemy
of arms. Military history provides
: the Roman conquest
- The Conquest
to: The Norman conquest
in 1066 The Spanish Conquest
of the Aztec Empire
in 1519 The Conquest
of 1760, where
- romanized: Halōsis tēs Kōnstantinoupoleōs; Turkish: İstanbul'un Fethi, lit. 'Conquest
of Istanbul') was the capture
of the capital
city of the Byzantine
- The Norman conquest
(in Britain, often called
the Norman Conquest
or the Conquest
) was the 11th-century invasion
1991, p. 216. Service
2004, p. 386. Conquest
1991, p. 217. Conquest
1991, p. 176; Montefiore
2003, p. 116; Service
2004, p. 340. Conquest
- The Spanish conquest
of the Aztec
Empire, also known
as the Spanish–Mexican War (1519–21), was one of the primary events
in the Spanish colonization
- Carnival Conquest
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- The Muslim conquest
of Persia, also known
as the Arab conquest
of Iran, led to the fall of the Sasanian Empire
of Iran (Persia) in 651 and the eventual...
war. French Canadians
call it Guerre
de la Conquête ("War of the Conquest
") The British colonists
at various times
by the Iroquois...
- The Conquest
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