Another word for dominion
The acknowledged right to govern
authority, seniority, jurisdiction, control, power, rule, sway, authorization, reign, ascendancy, sovereignty, supremacy, mastership, lordship, prerogative, privilege, regency, commission, empire; see also administration 1, power 2.
Antonyms anarchy*, subjugation, bondage.
A governed area
Another word for dominionnoun
The right and power to command, decide, rule, or judge:authority, command, control, domination, jurisdiction, mastery, might, power, prerogative, sovereignty, sway. (Informal) say-so. See over
The fact of possessing or the legal right to possess something:ownership, possession, proprietorship, title. See owned
The act of exercising controlling power or the condition of being so controlled:command, control, dominance, domination, mastery, reign, rule, sway. See over