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synonyms for governing

  • administrative
  • dominant
  • guiding
  • ruling
  • absolute
  • ascendant
  • conducting
  • controlling
  • determining
  • directing
  • dominating
  • executive
  • mastering
  • ordering
  • overseeing
  • restraining
  • authoritative
  • gubernatorial
  • influential
  • magisterial
  • presidential
  • regulatory
  • supervisory
  • supreme
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antonyms for governing

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  • inferior
  • subordinate
  • powerless
  • tributary
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How to use governing in a sentence

One could probably do no better, though, than the title of Heaven 17’s album, “Penthouse and Pavement” — the twin battlegrounds governing British life and sophisti-pop’s concerns.
ALMOST ANARCHY: THE STYLE COUNCIL AND THE SMOOTH SOUNDS OF SOPHISTI-POPMINA TAVAKOLINOVEMBER 20, 2020WASHINGTON POST
Last fall, Bjerg signed a new contract with TSM, one in which he secured part-ownership of the organization, a groundbreaking contract term that required special approval from the league’s governing body.
THE ENDURING AND ONGOING LEGACY OF BJERGSENNOAH SMITHNOVEMBER 20, 2020WASHINGTON POST
The council last month approved new rules governing e-scooter services.
D.C. COUNCIL WEIGHS MAKING IT EASIER FOR E-SCOOTER RIDERS TO COLLECT DAMAGES AFTER CRASHESLUZ LAZONOVEMBER 20, 2020WASHINGTON POST
Conditions in the Otay Mesa Detention Center violate Immigration and Customs Enforcement’s own standards as well as federal law governing the treatment of people with disabilities, a new report from Disability Rights California finds.
MORNING REPORT: BEISER UNLIKELY TO LEAVE BOARD, DESPITE NEW REMOVAL PROCESSVOICE OF SAN DIEGONOVEMBER 18, 2020VOICE OF SAN DIEGO
Finally, even if women politicians behaved the same as men politicians, their presence in governing institutions matters for democratic legitimacy.
THE U.S. IS TOO FAR BEHIND THE REST OF THE WORLD WHEN IT COMES TO WOMEN IN GOVERNMENTJAKEMETHNOVEMBER 16, 2020FORTUNE
I’m already starting to meet with both local and state entities that really govern a lot of the implementation of homelessness.
SACRAMENTO REPORT: 5 QUESTIONS FOR SAN DIEGO’S NEW ASSEMBLYMANVOICE OF SAN DIEGONOVEMBER 13, 2020VOICE OF SAN DIEGO
In the first turbulent months of Johnson’s premiership in 2019, Cummings waged a campaign against anti-Brexit sympathizers inside the governing Conservative Party, forcing some rebels out for good and ripping up political conventions.
BORIS JOHNSON’S TOP AIDE WAS A KEY ARCHITECT OF BREXIT. BUT AS THE SPLIT LOOMS, HE’S QUITTING GOVERNMENTKDUNN6NOVEMBER 13, 2020FORTUNE
The ability to govern data at an individual level in an automated, real-time manner will be critical for companies to comply with these new concepts.
CONCRETE STEPS MARKETERS SHOULD TAKE NOW TO GET READY FOR CA’S CPRA IN 2023GREG STERLINGNOVEMBER 11, 2020SEARCH ENGINE LAND
In barely six weeks’ time, officials rewrote tour policy that governed gambling-related activities and partnerships.
GOLF BET BIG ON LEGALIZED SPORTS GAMBLING. IT’S PAYING OFF.RICK MAESENOVEMBER 9, 2020WASHINGTON POST
Now, the board is limited to setting broad policies governing graduation requirements, academic standards and teacher qualifications.
WASHINGTON-AREA VOTERS ELECT NEW SCHOOL BOARD MEMBERS AT UNPRECEDENTED MOMENT FOR EDUCATIONPERRY STEIN, HANNAH NATANSONNOVEMBER 4, 2020WASHINGTON POST
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