Results for govern

Definitions of govern:

part of speech: verb intransitive

To exercise authority; administer or execute the law.

part of speech: verb transitive

To direct: to control: to rule with authority: ( gram.) to determine the mood, tense, or case of.

part of speech: verb transitive

To control by authority; regulate; direct; manage; steer; restrain; require to be in a particular grammatical mood, case, etc.

part of speech: verb intransitive

To exercise authority: to administer the laws.

part of speech: verb

To direct and control; to regulate by authority; to command; to have influence or force, as a verb in grammar; to exercise authority; to restrain.

part of speech: adjective

Governable.

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