1 tending or directed upward; "rooted and ascendant strength like that of foliage"- John Ruskin [syn: ascendent, ascensive]
2 most powerful or important or influential; "the economically ascendant class"; "D-day is considered the dominating event of the war in Europe" [syn: ascendent, dominating]
1 position or state of being dominant or in control; "that idea was in the ascendant" [syn: ascendent]
2 someone from whom you are descended (but usually more remote than a grandparent) [syn: ancestor, ascendent, antecedent, root] [ant: descendant]
- Rising, moving upward.
- Surpassing or controlling.
Surpassing or controlling
- Finnish: esi-isä
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ascendant in German: Aszendent (Astrologie)
ascendant in Italian: Ascendente
ascendant in Maltese: Axxendent
ascendant in Dutch: Ascendant
ascendant in Polish: Ascendent
ascendant in Russian: Asc
ascendant in Swedish: Ascendent
ascendant in Contenese: 上升星座
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