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  1. controlledadjective

    restrained or managed or kept within certain bounds

    "controlled emotions"; "the controlled release of water from reservoirs"

    lordless, undisciplined, lawless, uncontrollable, irrepressible, torrential, anarchical, loose, rampant, uncontrolled, ungoverned, masterless, runaway, anarchic, errant, wild

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  1. Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker:

    Think about this, we were told by Republican leaders during the campaign cycle last year that we just needed a Republican Senate to be elected to repeal Obamacare. Well, here we sit, you know both chambers of the United States Congress have been controlled since January by Republicans and yet there's not a bill on the President's desk to repeal Obamacare.

  2. Norma Alfaro:

    Families and children tell us they are afraid. There are places where going to a shop, hospital or school becomes a matter of life and death because you have to cross into territory controlled by a rival gang. People are prisoners in their own neighborhoods.

  3. Anthony Fauci:

    This could be a major outbreak. I hope not. Or it could be something that's reasonably well controlled, at the end of the day, this will ultimately go down. Hopefully we could protect the American public from any serious degree of morbidity or mortality. That's the reason why we've got to do the things that we have in our plan.

  4. Daniella Levine Cava:

    Bringing down this building in a controlled manner is critical to expanding the scope of our search-and-rescue effort.

  5. Himanta Biswa Sharma:

    If rhino poaching cannot be controlled this year, we may have to fare badly in the state elections next year.

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