What interested me even more than the headlines was his little riff on the projection of American hegemony.
Well, the low body mass index (BMI) hegemony appears to be coming to an end.
The BRICS Bank looks, for all its founding rhetoric, like a platform for Chinese hegemony instead.
After Japan invaded the Korean Peninsula in 1905, the conquerors sought to co-opt local pride to reinforce Japanese hegemony.
Publishers fear that Amazon will use its hegemony to dictate even lower prices from them in the future.
Brazilian statesmen might well have been pardoned if, in 1865, they had claimed for their country the hegemony of South America.
Her seniors in point of time, they have been outdistanced in the race for Balkan hegemony.
The Athenian “hegemony” in its earlier and later phases had an important financial side.
There were papers from other planets now under the hegemony of Mekin.
Such episodes must have been common at this period when each city was striving for hegemony.
1560s, from Greek hegemonia "leadership, a leading the way, a going first;" also "the authority or sovereignty of one city-state over a number of others," as Athens in Attica, Thebes in Boeotia; from hegemon "leader," from hegeisthai "to lead," perhaps originally "to track down," from PIE *sag-eyo-, from root *sag- "to seek out, track down, trace" (see seek). Originally of predominance of one city state or another in Greek history; in reference to modern situations from 1860, at first of Prussia in relation to other German states.