Part of speech:
The status, dominion, rule, or power of a sovereign
A statute or regulation governing the court process:
A surge or rush, as of sensation:
A blow or stroke executed with a sweeping motion of the arm.
The period of rule, dominance, sway, etc.
Mastership; rule; control
The definition of control is power to direct, or an accepted comparison model in an experiment, or a device used for regulation.
Power to control or dominate by position
The force needed to move a weight, trigger, etc., measured in pounds
Power to effect change; specif., strategic means of accomplishing some purpose
The right or authority to decide:
The ability to control others; authority; sway; influence
Authority is defined as a person who is considered an expert in his field.
To cause (someone) to accept a point of view or to undertake a course of action by means of argument, reasoning, or entreaty:
To admit of being transported:
To shake hands:
To be unable to choose between different courses of action or opinions; waver:
To undulate is to move in a gentle, rolling, wave-like motion.
To be indecisive in purpose or opinion; vacillate
To be attached from above with no support from below.
To fluctuate is defined as to change in amount or rise and fall.
To turn aside from a course or direction:
To order or command with authority
To influence in a particular, typically unfair direction.
(Intransitive) To be inclined; to direct itself.
The definition of affect means to produce a change in something.
To walk with a bold, arrogant, or lordly stride; strut
To exercise the function of governing; rule
To dispose is defined as to get rid of something or throw something away, or to overcome a threat or get someone primed to a certain state of mind.
To waver or vacillate in one's opinions or feelings.
To construct by interlacing or interweaving strips or strands of material:
To walk unsteadily or feebly; stagger.
Teeter is defined as to wobble in a shaky way, or to change back and forth between two sides of an opinion.
Fluctuation; instability; variation
A dominating or being dominated; rule; control; ascendancy
The power wielded by a government over its subjects, their property, and the land and natural resources within its boundaries.
A beat; throb; vibration
(Physics) Wave motion, as of light or sound, or a wave or vibration
(Physics) Periodic, to-and-fro motion or oscillation of an object, as an elastic body or the particles of a fluid, when it is displaced from the rest position or position of equilibrium, as in transmitting sound
A tendency; inclination; penchant; predilection
(Obs.) Priority or precedence
In a steady manner
To keep up in a race or contest:
To stir the emotions:
In criminal cases, the prosecution is occasionally referred to as the government.
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