Rule - Crossword Clue

Below are possible answers for the crossword clue Rule.

GOVERN
HOLDSWAY
LAW
NORM
REIGN
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GOVERN
  1. direct or strongly influence the behavior of; "His belief in God governs his conduct"
  2. bring into conformity with rules or principles or usage; impose regulations; "We cannot regulate the way people dress"; "This town likes to regulate"
  3. exercise authority over; as of nations; "Who is governing the country now?"
  4. require to be in a certain grammatical case, voice, or mood; "most transitive verbs govern the accusative case in German"
HOLDSWAY
LAW
  1. the learned profession that is mastered by graduate study in a law school and that is responsible for the judicial system; "he studied law at Yale"
  2. a rule or body of rules of conduct inherent in human nature and essential to or binding upon human society
  3. a generalization that describes recurring facts or events in nature; "the laws of thermodynamics"
  4. the branch of philosophy concerned with the law and the principles that lead courts to make the decisions they do
  5. legal document setting forth rules governing a particular kind of activity; "there is a law against kidnapping"
  6. the force of policemen and officers; "the law came looking for him"
  7. the collection of rules imposed by authority; "civilization presupposes respect for the law"; "the great problem for jurisprudence to allow freedom while enforcing order"
NORM
  1. a statistic describing the location of a distribution; "it set the norm for American homes"
  2. a standard or model or pattern regarded as typical; "the current middle-class norm of two children per family"
REIGN
  1. have sovereign power; "Henry VIII reigned for a long time"
  2. be larger in number, quantity, power, status or importance; "Money reigns supreme here"; "Hispanics predominate in this neighborhood"
  3. royal authority; the dominion of a monarch
  4. the period during which a monarch is sovereign; "during the reign of Henry VIII"
  5. a period during which something or somebody is dominant or powerful; "he was helpless under the reign of his egotism"
Rule Clue Last Updated: 14/10/2019 9:00am

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