Share this entry

Share this page


Pronunciation: /əˈsend(ə)nsɪ/

Translation of ascendancy in Italian:


  • gain the ascendancy over somebody acquisire una posizione dominante su qualcuno

Definition of ascendancy in:

Share this entry

Share this page


What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

More on ascendancy

Nearby words

Translate ascendancy

into Spanish
Word of the day chef-d'œuvre
Pronunciation: ʃeɪ ˈdəːvr(ə)
a masterpiece