Pronunciation: (kong'kur),[key] —v.t. 1. to acquire by force of arms; win in war: to conquer a foreign land. 2. to overcome by force; subdue: to conquer an enemy. 3. to gain, win, or obtain by effort, personal appeal, etc.: conquer the hearts of his audience. 4. to gain a victory over; surmount; master; overcome: to conquer disease and poverty; to conquer one's fear.
—v.i. to be victorious; make conquests; gain the victory: Despite their differences, their love will conquer.