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supremacynoun ascendancy, authority, chieftaincy, command, control, direction, dominatio, domination, dominion, governance, headship, highest posiiion, importance, influence, leadership, lordship, masterdom, mastership, mastery, omnipotence, power, precedence, predominance, predominancy, predomination, preeminence, primacy, rule, scepter, sovereignty, superintendence, superiority, supervision, supreme authority, supremeness, sway, transcendency, triumph, upperhand, victory
Associated concepts: Supremacy Clause
See also: advantage, authority, capacity, dominance, dominion, eminence, force, hegemony, importance, influence, ownership, possession, power, precedence, predominance, primacy, priority, regime, significance, strength
SUPREMACY. Sovereign dominion, authority, and preeminence; the highest state. In the United States, the supremacy resides in the people, and is exercises by their constitutional representatives, the president and congress. Vide Sovereignty.