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sway

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  • nounstrong influence
  • verbmove back and forth
  • verbinfluence, affect
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Synonyms for sway

noun strong influence
  • clout
  • amplitude
  • authority
  • command
  • control
  • dominion
  • empire
  • expanse
  • government
  • jurisdiction
  • mastery
  • might
  • power
  • predominance
  • range
  • reach
  • regime
  • reign
  • rule
  • run
  • scope
  • sovereignty
  • spread
  • stretch
  • sweep

Antonyms for sway

  • inability
  • inefficiency
  • powerlessness
  • weakness
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More words related to sway

affect

verb. influence, affect emotionally

affects

verb. influence, affect emotionally

alternate

verb. take turns, change back and forth

alternated

verb. take turns, change back and forth

alternating

verb. take turns, change back and forth

ascendancies

noun. domination
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
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