Pronunciation: (kon'kwest, kong'-),[key] —n. 1. the act or state of conquering or the state of being conquered; vanquishment.
2. the winning of favor, affection, love, etc.: the conquest of Antony by Cleopatra. 3. a person whose favor, affection, etc., has been won: He's another one of her conquests. 4. anything acquired by conquering, as a nation, a territory, or spoils.
5. the Conquest.See Norman Conquest.