Definition of Governed. Meaning of Governed. Synonyms of Governed

Here you will find one or more explanations in English for the word Governed. Also in the bottom left of the page several parts of wikipedia pages related to the word Governed and, of course, Governed synonyms and on the right images related to the word Governed.

Definition of Governed

Governed
Govern Gov"ern, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Governed; p. pr. & vb. n. Governing.] [OF. governer, F. gouverner, fr. L. gubernare to steer, pilot, govern, Gr. kyberna^n. Cf. Gubernatorial.] 1. To direct and control, as the actions or conduct of men, either by established laws or by arbitrary will; to regulate by authority. ``Fit to govern and rule multitudes.' --Shak. 2. To regulate; to influence; to direct; to restrain; to manage; as, to govern the life; to govern a horse. Govern well thy appetite. --Milton. 3. (Gram.) To require to be in a particular case; as, a transitive verb governs a noun in the objective case; or to require (a particular case); as, a transitive verb governs the objective case.
Govern
Govern Gov"ern, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Governed; p. pr. & vb. n. Governing.] [OF. governer, F. gouverner, fr. L. gubernare to steer, pilot, govern, Gr. kyberna^n. Cf. Gubernatorial.] 1. To direct and control, as the actions or conduct of men, either by established laws or by arbitrary will; to regulate by authority. ``Fit to govern and rule multitudes.' --Shak. 2. To regulate; to influence; to direct; to restrain; to manage; as, to govern the life; to govern a horse. Govern well thy appetite. --Milton. 3. (Gram.) To require to be in a particular case; as, a transitive verb governs a noun in the objective case; or to require (a particular case); as, a transitive verb governs the objective case.
Govern
Govern Gov"ern, v. i. To exercise authority; to administer the laws; to have the control. --Dryden.

Meaning of Governed from wikipedia

- In political philosophy, the phrase consent of the governed refers to the idea that a government's legitimacy and moral right to use state power is only...
- George Stanley McGovern (July 19, 1922 – October 21, 2012) was an American politician, historian, U.S. representative, U.S. senator, and the Democratic...
- group. Society portal Politics portal Anarchism Autonomy Consent of the governed Secession Self-determination Self-governing colony Self-management Self-ownership...
- Art of Not Being Governed: An Anarchist History of Upland Southeast Asia review by Reviews in History The Art of Not Being Governed: An Anarchist History...
- Richard Nixon from California defeated Democratic U.S. Senator George McGovern of South Dakota. Until the 1984 election, this was the largest margin of...
- old sources. Moreover, South Korea has corrected the city as a directly governed city, according to a South Korean newspaper in 1994. The official name...
- Elizabeth Lee McGovern (born July 18, 1961) is an American film, television, and theater actress, and musician. She received an Academy Award nomination...
- area is a region not governed by a local muni****l corporation. Similarly, an unincorporated community is a settlement not governed by its own local muni****l...
- Map of Centrally governed cities in Vietnam...
- sports" covers a range of aerial activities. The following sports are governed internationally by Fédération Aéronautique Internationale and at the national...
Loading...