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rule

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  • nounstandard, principle of behavior
  • nounleadership of organization
  • nounmethod, way
  • verbgovern, manage
  • verbjudge, decide
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Synonyms for rule

noun standard, principle of behavior
  • decree
  • guideline
  • law
  • order
  • precedent
  • regulation
  • ruling
  • statute
  • test
  • aphorism
  • apothegm
  • assize
  • axiom
  • basis
  • canon
  • command
  • commandment
  • criterion
  • decorum
  • dictum
  • direction
  • edict
  • etiquette
  • formula
  • fundamental
  • gnome
  • guide
  • keynote
  • keystone
  • maxim
  • model
  • moral
  • ordinance
  • precept
  • prescription
  • propriety
  • regimen
  • tenet
  • truism
  • brocard
  • chapter and verse
  • decretion
  • no-no's
  • the book
  • the numbers

Antonyms for rule

  • disorganization
  • lawlessness
  • bad manners
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More words related to rule

adjudge

verb. judge
  • adjudicate
  • arbitrate
  • award
  • consider
  • decide
  • decree
  • determine
  • rate
  • referee
  • rule
  • settle
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