To dominate is defined as to have or take control, or to get all the attention.(verb)
See dominate in Webster's New World College Dictionary
Origin: < L dominatus, pp. of dominari, to rule < dominus, a master < *domonos < base of domus: see dome
See dominate in American Heritage Dictionary 4
verb dom·i·nat·ed, dom·i·nat·ing, dom·i·nates verb, transitive
Origin: Latin dominārī, domināt-, to rule
Origin: , from dominus, lord; see dem- in Indo-European roots.
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