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Synonyms for Governor
ˈgʌv ər nər, -ə nərGov·er·nor

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. governornoun

    the head of a state government


  2. governor, regulatornoun

    a control that maintains a steady speed in a machine (as by controlling the supply of fuel)

    governor, regulator

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Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. governornoun

    ruler, director, manager, comptroller, superintendent, overseer

  2. governornoun

    executive, chief magistrate

  3. governornoun

    tutor, instructor, guardian

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  1. governornoun

    chief magistrate, executive

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  1. List of known nicknames for "Governor":

    Governor Washington Jr.

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  1. Hillary Clinton:

    You know, governor, you have raised money on Wall Street. You raised a lot of money on Wall Street when you were the head of the Democratic Governors Association.

  2. Chasten Buttigieg in 2018:

    My former governor( Vice President Mike Pence) is going to be visiting your state soon, i think Chasten Buttigieg in 2018 already know how I feel. It helps me empathize with Chasten Buttigieg in 2018 on that whole Lindsey Graham thing.

  3. Stacey Abrams:

    So let's be clear -- this is not a speech of concession, because concession means to acknowledge an action is right, true or proper, as a woman of conscience and faith, I can not concede that. But, my assessment is the law currently allows no further viable remedy. Now, I can certainly bring a new case to keep this one contest alive, but I don't want to hold public office if I need to scheme my way into the post. Because the title of governor isn't nearly as important as our shared title -- voters. And that is why we fight on.

  4. Attorney General Leslie Rutledge:

    These individuals were sentenced to death for the heinous crimes they committed. It is far past time that the sentences be carried out and justice served, i urge the governor to move forward with setting execution dates as quickly as possible.

  5. Elizabeth Warren:

    These credible and troubling allegations from Dr. Vanessa Tyson and Meredith Watson make it clear that Lieutenant Governor Fairfax should resign. My heart goes out to these brave women and their families.

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