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govern

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  • verbtake control; rule
  • verbinfluence; hold in check
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Synonyms for govern

verb take control; rule

Antonyms for govern

  • abandon
  • leave
  • mismanage
  • neglect
  • fail
  • follow
  • obey
  • serve
  • acquiesce
  • agree
  • allow
  • comply
  • consent
  • give way
  • permit
  • surrender
  • yield

More words related to govern

administer

verb. manage an organization or effort

administered

verb. manage an organization or effort

administering

verb. manage an organization or effort

administrate

verb. administer

bridle

verb. check, hold back

bridled

verb. check, hold back
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