Synonyms of dominant in English:

dominant


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adjective

1‘the dominant classes’

SYNONYMS
presiding, ruling, governing, controlling, commanding, ascendant, supreme, authoritative, most influential, most powerful, superior
rare prepotent, prepollent
ANTONYMS

subservient

2‘he has a dominant personality’

SYNONYMS
assertive, self-assured, self-possessed, authoritative, forceful, domineering, commanding, controlling, bullish
informal feisty, not backward in coming forward, pushy
rare pushful
ANTONYMS

submissive

3‘we will discuss the dominant issues in psychology’

SYNONYMS
main, principal, prime, premier, chief, cardinal, foremost, uppermost, leading, primary, predominant, most important, most prominent, paramount, pre-eminent, outstanding, prominent, prevailing
central, key, crucial, core, salient
informal number-one
ANTONYMS

secondary