Origin of domineerDutch domineren from French dominer from Classical Latin dominari: see dominate
verbdom·i·neered, dom·i·neer·ing, dom·i·neers
Origin of domineerDutch domineren from French dominer from Latin dominārī to dominate ; see dominate .
(third-person singular simple present domineers, present participle domineering, simple past and past participle domineered)
- To rule over or control arbitrarily or arrogantly; to tyrannize.
From Dutch domineren, from Middle French dominer.