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control

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  • nouncommand, mastery
  • verbhave charge of
  • verbcurb, hold back
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Synonyms for control

noun command, mastery
  • authority
  • curb
  • discipline
  • domination
  • force
  • government
  • jurisdiction
  • management
  • oversight
  • regulation
  • restraint
  • restriction
  • rule
  • supervision
  • ascendancy
  • bridle
  • charge
  • check
  • clout
  • containment
  • determination
  • direction
  • dominion
  • guidance
  • juice
  • limitation
  • manipulation
  • might
  • predomination
  • qualification
  • regimentation
  • ropes
  • strings
  • subjection
  • subordination
  • superintendence
  • supremacy
  • sway
  • weight
  • driver's seat
  • inside track
  • upper hand
  • wire pulling

Antonyms for control

  • chaos
  • disorganization
  • freedom
  • lawlessness
  • mismanagement
  • neglect
  • advantage
  • inability
  • weakness
  • helplessness
  • powerlessness
  • relinquishment
  • renouncement
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

More words related to control

administer

verb. manage an organization or effort
  • administrate
  • be in the driver's seat
  • be in the saddle
  • boss
  • carry out
  • conduct
  • control
  • crack the whip
  • direct
  • execute
  • govern
  • head
  • head up
  • hold the reins
  • oversee
  • pull the strings
  • pull the wires
  • render
  • ride herd on
  • run
  • run the show
  • sit on top of
  • superintend
  • supervise
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
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