verb exercise authority over; as of nations
- Who is governing the country now?
verb decide with authority
- The King decreed that all firstborn males should be killed
verb be larger in number, quantity, power, status or importance
dominate; prevail; reign; rule; predominate.
- Money reigns supreme here
- Hispanics predominate in this neighborhood
verb decide on and make a declaration about
verb have an affinity with; of signs of the zodiac
verb mark or draw with a ruler
verb keep in check
rein; harness; rule.
adjective satellite subject to a ruling authority
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"Rowling never met an adverb she didn't like."
-Stephen King on J.K Rowling's excessive use of adverbs.
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