[hey-gey-lee-uh-niz-uh m, hi-jee-] /heɪˈgeɪ li əˌnɪz əm, hɪˈdʒi-/
the philosophy of Hegel and his followers, characterized by the use of the .
[hej-uh-mon] /ˈhɛdʒ əˌmɒn/ noun 1. a person, nation, etc., that has or exercises hegemony. n. 1904, originally with reference to the United States, from Greek hegemon “leader” (see hegemony).
[hej-uh-mon-ik] /ˌhɛdʒ əˈmɒn ɪk/ adjective 1. having , or dominance: the ruling party’s hegemonic control of all facets of society. adj. 1650s, from Greek hegemonikos “related to a leader, capable of command,” from hegemon (see hegemony). Earlier in same sense was hegemonical (1610s).
[hej-uh-mon-ik] /ˌhɛdʒ əˈmɒn ɪk/ adjective 1. having , or dominance: the ruling party’s hegemonic control of all facets of society. [hi-jem-uh-nee, hej-uh-moh-nee] /hɪˈdʒɛm ə ni, ˈhɛdʒ əˌmoʊ ni/ noun, plural hegemonies. 1. leadership or predominant influence exercised by one nation over others, as in a confederation. 2. leadership; predominance. 3. (especially among smaller nations) aggression […]
[hi-jem-uh-niz-uh m] /hɪˈdʒɛm əˌnɪz əm/ noun 1. the policy or practice of to serve national interests. n. “one who advocates a political policy of hegemony,” 1898, from hegemony + -ist. n. 1965, in reference to a policy of political domination, on model of imperialism; see hegemony + -ism.