Synonyms & Antonyms : Govern





Govern



( Verb )


The President of a country has more powers to
govern the country towards the overall development of the people.

Synonyms:

Rule

Manage

Control

Direct

Command

Supervise

Administer

Contextual Examples:

A dictator thinks he can be successful only when he
rules with an iron hand.

The police failed in its attempt to
control the unruly mob.

He has appointed a new man to
manage his business.

Our new office manager will
supervise the work of several departments.

The Vice-Chancellor of our university personally
administers the establishment’s financial affairs.

The king
commanded the guards to raise the new bridge.


Antonyms:

Misrule

Mismanage

Misgovern

Contextual Examples:

The military general
misruled his country, no wonder he had to abdicate in favor of a civilian government.

Some of the public sector undertakings are still
mismanaged.

The new Governor has taken personal responsibility to set right the
misgoverned departments.



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