how to pronounce ascendancy

/əˈsɛndənsiː/

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ascendancy is pronounced in four syllables

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əsɛndəns

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An example use of ascendancy in a speech by a native speaker of american english:

“… but based on global ascendancy of …”

meanings of ascendancy

noun:

  1. A class of Protestant landowners and professionals that dominated political and social life in Ireland up to the early 20th century.
  2. Supremacy; dominant control; the quality of being in the ascendant.
  3. The process or period of one's ascent.

words that rhyme with ascendancy

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