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  1. governsverb

    Verb form of the word govern.

    He governs with love, understanding and a sense of justice and fairness we are delighted.


    Submitted by MaryC on April 10, 2020  

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of governs in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of governs in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Examples of governs in a Sentence

  1. Robert Corn-Revere:

    It reaffirms that the rule of law governs local law enforcement officials, no matter how convinced they are of their own rightness, the sheriff's naked threat of government power did not fool the court.

  2. Lawrence Sterne:

    To have respect for ourselves guides our morals and to have a deference for others governs our manners.

  3. Benjamin Franklin:

    Who is wise He that learns from everyone. Who is powerful He that governs his passions. Who is rich He who is content. Who is that Nobody.

  4. Nicola Sturgeon:

    If she governs as she has campaigned over the summer, she will be a disaster not just for Scotland but for the UK, but let’s hope that’s not the case.

  5. Benjamin Franklin:

    The longer I live, the more convincing proofs I see of this truth: 'that God governs in the affairs of men.' And if a sparrow cannot fall to the ground without His notice, is it probable that an empire can rise without His aid?

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