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synonyms for regulating

  • 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 regulating

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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 regulating in a sentence

Quickly following this the King issued in 1632 another proclamation regulating the retailing of tobacco.
TOBACCO; ITS HISTORY, VARIETIES, CULTURE, MANUFACTURE AND COMMERCEE. R. BILLINGS.
The Spanish authorities issued a decree regulating the price of meat and other commodities.
THE PHILIPPINE ISLANDSJOHN FOREMAN
The rules regulating travel on highways in this country are called, "the law of the road."
PUTNAM'S HANDY LAW BOOK FOR THE LAYMANALBERT SIDNEY BOLLES
Many states also have statutes and cities ordinances regulating the duties and liabilities of landlords and tenants.
PUTNAM'S HANDY LAW BOOK FOR THE LAYMANALBERT SIDNEY BOLLES
To maintain the vessel on an even keel he introduced four vanes, called “hydroplanes,” for regulating the depth of descent.
THE WONDER BOOK OF KNOWLEDGEVARIOUS
This act extinguished the treaties regulating all tariffs and duties with foreign powers, and gave free trade all along the coast.
ENCYCLOPAEDIA BRITANNICA, 11TH EDITION, VOLUME 4, PART 3VARIOUS
The problem of regulating trade would have been difficult enough under the most favourable circumstances.
THE INFLUENCE AND DEVELOPMENT OF ENGLISH GILDSFRANCIS AIDEN HIBBERT
The chain from the capstan, attached to the regulating gear, was within his reach, quite near his hand.
TOILERS OF THE SEAVICTOR HUGO
North was supreme in both houses, and, in June 1773, carried his regulating bill.
THE POLITICAL HISTORY OF ENGLAND - VOL. X.WILLIAM HUNT
They are one in making war, and one in making peace; they are one in regulating commerce, and one in laying duties of imposts.
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WORDS RELATED TO REGULATING

  • acclimation
  • acclimatization
  • alteration
  • arrangement
  • balancing
  • conformance
  • correcting
  • fitting
  • fixing
  • improvement
  • mending
  • modification
  • ordering
  • organization
  • organizing
  • orientation
  • readjustment
  • redress
  • regulating
  • regulation
  • setting
  • shaping
  • standardization
  • turning
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