Definitions of conquer

  1.   take possession of without permission or take with force as after a conquest or invasion the invaders seized the land and property of the inhabitants The army seized the town The militia captured the castle
  2.   to put down by force or authority suppress a nascent uprising stamp down on littering conquer one's desires
  3.   overcome by conquest conquer your fears conquer a country
  4.   take possession of by force as after an invasion the invaders seized the land and property of the inhabitants The army seized the town The militia captured the castle
  5.   To gain or acquire by force to take possession of by violent means to gain dominion over to subdue by physical means to reduce to overcome by force of arms to cause to yield to vanquish
  6.   To subdue or overcome by mental or moral power to surmount as to conquer difficulties temptation etc
  7.   To gain or obtain overcoming obstacles in the way to win as to conquer freedom to conquer a peace
  8.   To gain the victory to overcome to prevail
  9.   To gain by conquest overcome subdue
  10.   To be victorious
  11.   Conqueror
  12.   To gain by force to overcome or vanquish
  13.   To be victor
  14.   To gain by force overcome vanquish
  15.   To overcome subdue vanquish
  16.   To obtain as in war or by any conflict
  17.   Conquerable
  18.   To subdue especially in war and after a struggle to gain dominion or sovereignty over to overcome
  19.   To overcome to gain the victory
  20.   To overcome by physical force as an enemy in battle to vanquish to defeat to subdue by argument or by moral influence to gain by perseverance or effort

Quotes of conquer

  1. To live we must conquer incessantly we must have the courage to be happy – Henri Frederic Amiel
  2. Don't be afraid to give your best to what seemingly are small jobs Every time you conquer one it makes you that much stronger If you do the little jobs well the big ones will tend to take care of themselves – Dale Carnegie
  3. If you want to conquer fear don't sit home and think about it Go out and get busy – Dale Carnegie
  4. You can conquer almost any fear if you will only make up your mind to do so For remember fear doesn't exist anywhere except in the mind – Dale Carnegie
  5. In order to conquer what we need is to dare still to dare and always to dare – Georges Jacques Danton
  6. For they conquer who believe they can – John Dryden
  7. No retreat No retreat They must conquer or die who've no retreat – John Gay
  8. Partisans fight on familiar territory with professed political objectives to conquer power This is what distinguishes them from terrorists – Jurgen Habermas
  9. Whoever can surprise well must conquer – John Paul Jones
  10. To conquer fear is the beginning of wisdom – Bertrand Russell
  11. We have forgotten that we have not come to an empty land to inherit it but we have come to conquer a country from people inhabiting it that governs it by the virtue of its language and savage culture – Moshe Sharett
  12. Now the reason the enlightened prince and the wise general conquer the enemy whenever they move and their achievements surpass those of ordinary men is foreknowledge – Sun Tzu
  13. It is not enough to conquer one must learn to seduce – Voltaire
  14. When Alexander of Macedon was 33 he cried salt tears because there were no more worlds to conquer Eric Bristow is only 27 – Sid Waddell
  15. Conquerors never never conquer a nation to bring freedom They brought control – Ernst Zundel

Usage examples for conquer

  1. He'll try to conceal and even to conquer his feelings just as long as he possibly can – The Old Gray Homestead by Frances Parkinson Keyes
  2. If it is strong enough to drive us to the blessed Friend who has promised to make perfect our weakness in this as in all other efforts and if we go out armed in His strength we are sure to conquer – The Chautauqua Girls At Home by Pansy, AKA Isabella M. Alden
  3. She will try to be contented and will strive for power to conquer her work and herself to be ready for the day when opportunity will open her door to a larger and more responsible life – The Colored Girl Beautiful by E. Azalia Hackley
  4. We must conquer them all through the blood of Christ and the sign of the Cross – Memoirs of Mrs. Rebecca Steward by T. G. Steward
  5. Would he raise it up and destroy this man who had come to conquer the last safe place on earth left for him – Caribbee by Thomas Hoover
  6. Thee has made a fight Soolsby to conquer a thing that has had thee by the throat – The Weavers, Complete by Gilbert Parker Last Updated: March 14, 2009
  7. “ Milly's lip trembled but she only answered bravely That's well Harry for then you'll make all the more effort and for my sake I'm sure you'll conquer – The Beckoning Hand and Other Stories The Beckoning Hand--Lucretia--The Third Time--The Gold Wulfric--My Uncle's Will--The Two Carnegies--Olga Davidoff's Husband--John Cann's Treasure--Isaline and I--Professor Milliter's Dilemma--In Strict Confidence--The by Grant Allen
  8. You conquered the lion maybe you will conquer Nero ” – Beric the Briton A Story of the Roman Invasion by G. A. Henty
  9. It is not possible that anything but the right shall conquer in a case like this and I believe you will come out all right as a boy should who has always been as obedient and loving as you – The Adventures of a Country Boy at a Country Fair by James Otis
  10. With ignorance you can conquer any people – Life in a Thousand Worlds by William Shuler Harris
  11. They were asked to conquer or die – The Woman of Mystery by Maurice Leblanc
  12. After this he lay down and by a strange exercise of will and in the belief that he was going to conquer a feeling absolutely new to him he fell asleep directly – The Parson O' Dumford by George Manville Fenn
  13. The red rose must conquer – Berlin and Sans-Souci by Louise Muhlbach
  14. When he looked down upon this he thought to himself A man who could do such things ought not to stay at home he ought to go out to conquer the world – Europa's Fairy Book by Joseph Jacobs
  15. He said that Diabolus could never conquer Mansoul except by the consent of Mansoul ” – The Everlasting Arms by Joseph Hocking
  16. Monseigneur said the man beside him you must pay for being a great prince and he who would govern others must first conquer himself – The Regent's Daughter by Alexandre Dumas (Pere)
  17. He was dangerous to me and I had to conquer him – The Best Short Stories of 1921 and the Yearbook of the American Short Story by Various
  18. “ To do good to those who hate us said Monsieur Pascal in doing good to conquer not only our love of ease and our fear of pain but our prejudices our just resentments our remembrance of injuries our disgust at oppression our contempt of pride to forget or conquer all these through the love of men as men is indeed a higher charity than any which classes have yet illustrated – The Hour and the Man An Historical Romance by Harriet Martineau
  19. How are we to conquer that – Windyridge by W. Riley
  20. Let the love I have ever borne you and which is stronger and more tender at this moment than it has ever been let the love you feel for your dear little ones give you strength to conquer – The Lights and Shadows of Real Life by T.S. Arthur Edition: 10 Language: English

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