Synonyms/Hypernyms (Ordered by Estimated Frequency) of noun gaining_control

1 sense of gaining control

Sense 1
capture, gaining control, seizure -- (the act of forcibly dispossessing an owner of property)
       => acquiring, getting -- (the act of acquiring something; "I envied his talent for acquiring"; "he's much more interested in the getting than in the giving")

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