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synonyms for regulates

  • adjust
  • administer
  • balance
  • classify
  • conduct
  • control
  • coordinate
  • determine
  • govern
  • handle
  • improve
  • monitor
  • oversee
  • readjust
  • rectify
  • standardize
  • supervise
  • adapt
  • allocate
  • arrange
  • correct
  • direct
  • dispose
  • fit
  • fix
  • guide
  • legislate
  • measure
  • moderate
  • modulate
  • order
  • reconcile
  • rule
  • run
  • set
  • settle
  • square
  • superintend
  • systematize
  • temper
  • time
  • true
  • tune
  • methodize
  • pull things together
  • put in order
  • shape up
  • straighten up
  • tune up
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antonyms for regulates

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  • damage
  • mismanage
  • neglect
  • obey
  • waver
  • worsen
  • confuse
  • disagree
  • disarrange
  • disorder
  • disorganize
  • displace
  • disturb
  • halt
  • leave
  • misguide
  • mislead
  • mix up
  • serve
  • soften
  • unsettle
  • upset
  • deregulate
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How to use regulates in a sentence

The engine requires very little attention—a common labouring man easily regulates it.
LIFE OF RICHARD TREVITHICK, VOLUME II (OF 2)FRANCIS TREVITHICK
Heredity decides how a man shall be bred; environment regulates what he shall learn.
GOD AND MY NEIGHBOURROBERT BLATCHFORD
Society regulates itself—being governed by mind, which like water, finds its own level.
THE CONDITION, ELEVATION, EMIGRATION, AND DESTINY OF THE COLORED PEOPLE OF THE UNITED STATESMARTIN R. DELANY
Men live for themselves;—it is humiliating to see how this principle regulates feeling and action.
ALONEMARION HARLAND
We have noticed the alliance between this spiritual substance and the material body, whose functions it regulates.
LETTERS TO EUGENIAPAUL HENRI THIRY HOLBACH
The most important part of the incubator is the thermostat which regulates the current to maintain a steady heat.
THE BOY MECHANIC, BOOK 2VARIOUS
An air screw is provided which regulates the pressure of the air valve spring enclosed therein.
MARVEL CARBURETER AND HEAT CONTROLANONYMOUS
Guide: An officer, noncommissioned officer, or private upon whom the command or elements thereof regulates its march.
MANUAL OF MILITARY TRAININGJAMES A. MOSS
You are the fly-wheel that regulates motion and perpetuates impulse to the entire machine.
THE KNIGHT OF GWYNNE, VOL. II (OF II)CHARLES JAMES LEVER
Public demand for anyone's invention practically regulates its success, from a commercial standpoint.
HOW TO SUCCEED AS AN INVENTORGOODWIN B. SMITH
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