Synonyms of dominant in English:

dominant


See definition of dominant

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