Definition of Conquered

1. Verb. (past of conquer) ¹



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Definition of Conquered

1. conquer [v] - See also: conquer

Lexicographical Neighbors of Conquered

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conoids
conominee
conominees
conomyoidin
conor and bruch's disease
conoscopic image
conoscopic observation
conotruncal
conotruncus
conperson
conpersons
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conquerableness
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conquerers
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conquian

Literary usage of Conquered

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. The Spirit of Laws: Translated from the French of M. de Secondat, Baron de by Charles de Secondat Montesquieu (1794)
"Some Advantages of a conquered People. INSTEAD of inferring fuch fatal ... give to a conquered people ; advantages which K 3 would ..."

2. Peru by William Hickling Prescott (1900)
"Yet the religion of the conquered was not treated with dishonor. ... Here they remained as hostages, in some sort, for the conquered nation, which would be ..."

3. Lectures on Jurisprudence, Or, The Philosophy of Positive Law by John Austin (1885)
"members of conquered nations. Difficulties arising from their position. foreign and ... Such being the condition of the conquered and subject nations, ..."

4. The History of the Norman Conquest of England: Its Causes and Its Results by Edward Augustus Freeman (1876)
"And yet we may be sure that there was none who knew England better than the Conqueror himself how far the land still conquered. was from being conquered. ..."

5. The Expansion of England: Two Courses of Lectures by John Robert Seeley (1883)
"HOW WE Conquered INDIA. ThE question how we conquered India does not at all resemble the questions which I ... The Swiss could not be conquered in old time, ..."

6. The Story of Mankind by Hendrik Willem Van Loon (1921)
"They had been conquered by the Indo-European Persians who had come from the east and by the Indo-European Greeks who had come from the west. ..."

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