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Detailed Translations for governing from English to French


governing [the ~] noun

  1. the governing (ruling)

Translation Matrix for governing:

NounRelated TranslationsOther Translations
acte de gouverner governing; ruling
acte de régner governing; ruling
administration governing; ruling administration; city council; employees; infliction; local authorities; local council; manpower; municipal authorities; personnel; servants; staff; steering; town council
- administration; governance; government; government activity

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Synonyms for "governing":

Related Definitions for "governing":

  1. responsible for making and enforcing rules and laws1
    • governing bodies1
  2. the act of governing; exercising authority1
    • regulations for the governing of state prisons1

governing form of govern:

to govern verb (governs, governed, governing)

  1. to govern (control)
    – direct or strongly influence the behavior of 1
    • contrôler verb (contrôle, contrôles, contrôlons, contrôlez, )

Conjugations for govern:

  1. govern
  2. govern
  3. governs
  4. govern
  5. govern
  6. govern
simple past
  1. governed
  2. governed
  3. governed
  4. governed
  5. governed
  6. governed
present perfect
  1. have governed
  2. have governed
  3. has governed
  4. have governed
  5. have governed
  6. have governed
past continuous
  1. was governing
  2. were governing
  3. was governing
  4. were governing
  5. were governing
  6. were governing
  1. shall govern
  2. will govern
  3. will govern
  4. shall govern
  5. will govern
  6. will govern
continuous present
  1. am governing
  2. are governing
  3. is governing
  4. are governing
  5. are governing
  6. are governing
  1. be governed
  2. be governed
  3. be governed
  4. be governed
  5. be governed
  6. be governed
  1. govern!
  2. let's govern!
  3. governed
  4. governing
1. I, 2. you, 3. he/she/it, 4. we, 5. you, 6. they

Translation Matrix for govern:

VerbRelated TranslationsOther Translations
contrôler control; govern affirm; audit; be the one in control; check; check out; control; curb; dominate; examine; go through again; have it taped; have the upper hand; hear; inspect; investigate; look at; prove; restrain; scrutinise; scrutinize; test; trace; understand; verify; view; watch
- order; regularise; regularize; regulate; rule
OtherRelated TranslationsOther Translations
- rule

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Synonyms for "govern":

Antonyms for "govern":

  • deregulate

Related Definitions for "govern":

  1. direct or strongly influence the behavior of1
    • His belief in God governs his conduct1
  2. bring into conformity with rules or principles or usage; impose regulations1
  3. exercise authority over; as of nations1
    • Who is governing the country now?1
  4. require to be in a certain grammatical case, voice, or mood1
    • most transitive verbs govern the accusative case in German1

Wiktionary Translations for govern:

  1. to exercise sovereign authority in
  1. diriger une embarcation à l’aide d’un gouvernail.
  2. exercer le pouvoir souverain dans un état monarchique ; il se dit des princes souverains, même quand ils ne portent pas le titre de roi.

Cross Translation:
govern gouverner regierenPolitik: die Herrschaft ausüben, die Macht haben

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