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rule

Sinónimos de rule en inglés:

sustantivo

  • 1 you should follow any health and safety rules which apply to your workplace
    regulation, ruling, directive, order, court order, act, law, by-law, statute, edict, canon, ordinance, pronouncement, mandate, command, dictate, dictum, decree, fiat, proclamation, injunction, commandment, prescription, stipulation, requirement, precept, guideline, direction;
    in Tsarist Russiaukase;
    in Spain & Spanish-speaking countriespronunciamento
  • 2 the general rule is that problems are referred upwards through the organization
    procedure, practice, protocol, convention, standard, norm, form, routine, custom, habit, wont
    formal praxis
  • 3 moderation in all things—that's the golden rule
    precept, principle, standard, axiom, truth, truism, maxim, aphorism
  • Frases

    verbo

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  • 1 El Salvador was ruled by Spain until 1821
    govern, preside over, control, have control of, be in control of, lead, be the leader of, dominate, run, head, direct, administer, manage, regulate
    literary sway
  • 2 Mary ruled for only six years
    be in power, be in control, hold sway, be in authority, be in command, be in charge, govern, be at the helm;
    reign, sit on the throne, wear the crown, wield the sceptre, be monarch, be sovereign
  • 3 a High Court judge ruled that the children should be sent back to their father
    decree, order, direct, pronounce, make a judgement, judge, adjudge, adjudicate, lay down, ordain;
    decide, find, determine, resolve, settle, establish, hold
  • 4 up in the shanty towns, subversion ruled
    prevail, obtain, be the order of the day, predominate, hold sway, be supreme
  • Frases

    rule something out

    1
    exclude, eliminate, reject, dismiss, disregard;
    preclude, prohibit, prevent, obviate, disallow

    Palabras de enlace

    -cracy related suffix, as in democracy
    -archy related suffix, as in oligarchy

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