Translation of "conquer" - English-Russian dictionary

conquer

verb uk us /ˈkɒŋkər/
LAND/PEOPLE [ I, T ]

to take control of a country or to defeat people by war

завоевывать
Peru was conquered by the Spanish in 1532.
PROBLEM [ T ]

to succeed in stopping or dealing with a bad feeling or a difficult problem

преодолевать, перебарывать
He has finally conquered his fear of spiders.

(Translation of “conquer” from the Cambridge English–Russian Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)