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The definition of 'governing' & the word 'governing' in example sentences or phrases

Noun
1
the act of governing; exercising authority
  1. regulations for the governing of state prisons
  2. he had considerable experience of government
Verb
1
bring into conformity with rules or principles or usage; impose regulations
  1. We cannot regulate the way people dress
  2. This town likes to regulate
2
direct or strongly influence the behavior of
  1. His belief in God governs his conduct
3
exercise authority over; as of nations
  1. Who is governing the country now?
4
require to be in a certain grammatical case, voice, or mood
  1. most transitive verbs govern the accusative case in German
Adjective satellite
1
responsible for making and enforcing rules and laws
  1. governing bodies
Adjective
1
responsible for making and enforcing rules and laws

Synonyms of the word 'governing' & Antonyms of the word 'governing'.

Noun
Synonymsgovernment, governance, government activity, administration,
Verb
Synonymsregulate, regularize, regularise, order, govern, govern, govern, rule, govern,
Antonymsderegulate,
Adjective satellite
Adjective