- dominating; controlling.
Origin of dominative
Related Words for dominativeauthoritative, commanding, controlling, governing, imperious, predominant, preponderant, reigning, ruling, superior
Examples from the Web for dominative
Historical Examples of dominative
The personal pronoun in English has three cases, the dominative, the objectionable and the oppressive.The Devil's Dictionary
They are bold and ferocious, dominative even to the giving of fashion in dress.The Works of Hubert Howe Bancroft, Volume 1
Hubert Howe Bancroft
They became angry and dominative; and the more they thus exhibited themselves, the more scorn and contumely they encountered.
The state's authority over us is not dominative; it is only a power for our good and utility.The Ethics of Medical Homicide and Mutilation