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Released on June 4, the ascendancy of country newcomer Walker Hayes’s “Fancy Like” has been the definition of meteoric.
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In the first instance, given the nature of the evacuation during a period of enormous volatility following the collapse of the Afghan government and the ascendancy of the Taliban, an attack precisely like these was expected.
AMERICA TOOK THE BAIT AFTER AN ATTACK 20 YEARS AGO. NOT THIS TIME.DAVID ROTHKOPFAUGUST 26, 2021THE DAILY BEAST
Timing being what it was, Leonardo was just a little late in his ascendancy to be a part of this Olympics.
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In the long run, the continued ascendancy of programmatic is all but inevitable.
BUSINESS OF TV FORUM RECAP: 2021 WILL BE THE YEAR OF CTV AND FLEXIBLE AND TRANSPARENT VIDEO MEDIA BUYINGJIM COOPERJUNE 4, 2021DIGIDAY
“What most stands out to me about the American Rescue Plan is that it points to the ascendancy of certain ideas in the national discussion and the fading of others,” progressive author Anand Giridharadas wrote recently.
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He acquired such an ascendancy over the king that he was himself the monarch more than 30 years.
THE EVERY DAY BOOK OF HISTORY AND CHRONOLOGYJOEL MUNSELL
Again he felt the man's ascendancy over him, knew that he was swayed and moulded by a personality stronger than his own.
THE EVERLASTING ARMSJOSEPH HOCKING
Before long Savary was hated and abused by the public, the more because he maintained his ascendancy over the Czar.
THE LIFE OF NAPOLEON BONAPARTEWILLIAM MILLIGAN SLOANE
She knew how high his standard of honor was, but how would he end if his unfortunate trait gained more ascendancy over him?
MAEZLIJOHANNA SPYRI
So much the more creditable to Bunyan the ascendancy he gained.
MYSTIC LONDON:CHARLES MAURICE DAVIES
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO ASCENDANCY

  • ascendancy
  • authority
  • bridle
  • charge
  • check
  • clout
  • containment
  • curb
  • determination
  • direction
  • discipline
  • domination
  • dominion
  • driver's seat
  • force
  • government
  • guidance
  • inside track
  • juice
  • jurisdiction
  • limitation
  • management
  • manipulation
  • might
  • oversight
  • predomination
  • qualification
  • regimentation
  • regulation
  • restraint
  • restriction
  • rule
  • strings
  • subjection
  • subordination
  • superintendence
  • supervision
  • supremacy
  • sway
  • upper hand
  • weight
  • wire pulling
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