OTHER WORDS FROM ascendancynon·as·cend·ance, nounnon·as·cend·an·cy, nounnon·as·cend·ence, nounnon·as·cend·en·cy, noun
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How to use ascendancy in a sentence
In the long run, the continued ascendancy of programmatic is all but inevitable.
“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.The Ideas That Are Reshaping The Democratic Party And America|Perry Bacon Jr. (firstname.lastname@example.org)|March 16, 2021|FiveThirtyEight
My golden age comes to a halt with the ascendancy of music videos.
Their ascendancy corresponded with a moment of increased lesbian visibility and so-called lesbian chic.Tick-Tock: The Explosive Power of the Lesbian Avengers|Tim Teeman|March 22, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Blues fan certainly can celebrate the ascendancy of these promising young artists.
But even as Gunther was writing, the region had begun a gradual ascendancy, now in its seventh decade.As the North Rests on Its Laurels, the South Is Rising Fast|Joel Kotkin|June 17, 2013|DAILY BEAST
In truth, the Cameron-Osborne-Johnson ascendancy represents not a continuation of aristocratic rule, rather a restoration.
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 Chronology|Joel 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 Arms|Joseph 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 Bonaparte|William 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?Maezli|Johanna Spyri
So much the more creditable to Bunyan the ascendancy he gained.Mystic London:|Charles Maurice Davies