control[ kuhn-trohl ]SEE DEFINITION OF control
EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR CONTROL
A deal with the Rothschilds for control of the Spanish mines had fallen through.
The danger of the control of an ignorant electorate has therefore passed.
The control of matter in putting it off and on at will, as He in His death and resurrection.
A society that had escaped from fear would escape from their control.
To hear her thus named moved him to a rage almost beyond his control.
Hold your tongue, simpleton; it is not for you to control the decrees of the faculty.
His protesting team in control again, he trudged heavily behind.
There was control over it, but the control was not obtrusive.
Lizzie could not control her laughter when he said "parcel."
I say "we" because I had come to be a responsible factor in the control of the property.
MORE RELATED WORDS FOR CONTROL
- be in authority
- be in driver's seat
- be in power
- crack the whip
- hold sway
- hold the reins
- keep under one's thumb
- lay down the law
- rule the roost
- run the show
- sit on top of
- take over
- leg up
- might and main
- strong arm
- upper hand
- what it takes
- whip hand