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Related / Similar Words: rule, swayer

 

Definition:
  • measuring stick consisting of a strip of wood or metal or plastic with a straight edge that is used for drawing straight lines and measuring lengths;
  • a person who rules or commands; "swayer of the universe";

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    Hyponyms: carpenter's rule, foot rule, meterstick, metrestick, yardstick, yard measure, Inca, basileus, Bourbon, caliph, calif, kaliph, kalif, khalif, khalifah, dictator, potentate, emir, amir, emeer, ameer, hakim, khan, Mogul, Moghul, oligarch, overlord, master, lord, Pharaoh, Pharaoh of Egypt, puppet ruler, puppet leader, regent, dynast, sheik, tribal sheik, sheikh, tribal sheikh, Arab chief, sovereign, crowned head, monarch, sultan, grand Turk, tyrant, Tamerlane, Tamburlaine, Timur, Timur Lenk

     

    Derivational Morphology: rule, govern, decree

     

    Anagrams: Euler

     

    Language Translations:
    Catalan: regla   Chinese:  
    Croatian: ravnalo   Dutch: meetlat  
    Finnish: viivoitin   French: règle  
    German: Lineal   Hebrew: סרגל  
    Italian: righello   Japanese: 定規  
    Maltese: riga   Polish: linijka  
    Portuguese: régua   Russian: линейка  
    Serbian: crtalo   Spanish: regla  
    Swedish: linjal  
     
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