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gov·ern·ing

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. government, governing, governance, government activity, administrationadjective

    the act of governing; exercising authority

    "regulations for the governing of state prisons"; "he had considerable experience of government"

    Synonyms:
    authorities, political science, establishment, judicature, organization, presidency, presidential term, governance, politics, governing body, disposal, government activity, brass, giving medication, administration, government, regime, organisation

    Antonyms:
    low-level, subordinate

  2. governingadjective

    responsible for making and enforcing rules and laws

    "governing bodies"

    Antonyms:
    subordinate, low-level

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How to use governing in a sentence?

  1. Jan Grabiec:

    The governing party's rush to hold the election as quickly as possible is very dangerous.

  2. Norman Fried:

    There is a greater need for strict and stringent bans of public events that total more than 1,000 persons. Businesses large and small must ease the rules governing compensation for American workers who take time off for sick days, elderly and infirm in America need to be attended to more vigilantly, aggressively and carefully before young members the population are attended to.

  3. Paul Ryan:

    And now in three months' time we tried to go to a governing party where we actually had to get 216 people to agree with each other on how we do things, and we weren't just quite there today.

  4. United States:

    We are currently evaluating the addition of five new entities to the Entity List by the Bureau of Industry and Security, aMD will comply with the regulations governing that list, just as we have complied with United States laws to date. We are reviewing the specifics of the order to determine next steps related to our joint ventures.

  5. Fox News:

    Republican governors across America are leading the charge in defending liberty and securing unmatched economic prosperity in our states, the Biden administration is governing from the far-left, ignoring the problems of working-class Americans while pushing an agenda that stifles free speech, free thought, and economic freedom. The American people have had enough, but there is an alternative and that's what I look forward to sharing on Tuesday evening.


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