monopolize

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monopolize (third-person singular simple present monopolizes, present participle monopolizing, simple past and past participle monopolized)

  1. (transitive) To have a monopoly on something
  2. (transitive) To dominate or to get total control of something by excluding everyone else
  • "Teachers try not to let any one student monopolize a class discussion."

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