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Synonyms for domineering

Synonyms for domineering

Antonyms for domineering

tending to domineer

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Thirty years earlier in flashback, we learn Nelly was an aspiring actress in a family of performers headed by her domineering mother, Frances Ternan (Kristin Scott Thomas).
But Mr Gatland said the Ferrari-driving charmer was in fact "womanising, over-bearing, manipulative, domineering, frightening on occasions and a greedy liar".
As the domineering Steve, actor Steven Waddington, has been genuinely terrifying.
Saucy Jessica, 29, who lives in Dublin and told the Sun that she loves her job, is a very domineering person and is always interested in domination.
He polarised Venezuelans with his confrontational and domineering style, yet was also a masterful communicator and strategist who tapped into Venezuelan nationalism to win broad support, particularly among the poor.
Susan Lynch is excellent as Beth, who is just starting to enjoy a little freedom following the demise of her domineering husband when well meaning relatives turn up and drive her mad.
If it's not what you want, don't be intimidated by her domineering personality - be strong and say so.
Verma is less subtle, terming her excessively domineering.
Which party in this arrangement are behaving in a domineering way and who are the vulnerable population who are having to make their way in the world despite a much more powerful country going out of their way to make that harder for them?
He said: "The scenery became ever more domineering and impressive and the scale of everything just continues to rise.
But I recall the astonishingly gripping autobiographical Distant Voices, Still Lives (1988) with its epic performance by Pete Postlethwaite as the domineering father figure.
He wrote many of the Rainbow scripts, and claimed he based the voice of domineering Zippy on a cross between Margaret Thatcher and Ian Paisley.
The political paysage in Macedonia is a simple formula of the firm, domineering leadership and obedient - press the button- cadres.
DWAYNE (Danny McBride) and his pal Travis (Nick Swardson) cower in the shadow of Dwayne's domineering father, The Major (Fred Ward), who won 10 million dollars on the lottery and has frittered away most of the cash.
The trial had heard that Langmead, who had a long history of domineering behaviour towards his wife, had been unable to accept that she was starting divorce proceedings and had been issued with a warning by police for harassing her a week before killing both women.