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More words related to rules the roost
verb. govern, rule
verb. oppress; assume authority
verb. have power over; prevail
verb. govern, manage
- have one's way
- have upper hand
- hold sway over
- keep under thumb
- lay down the law
- lead by the nose
- play first fiddle
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