What does ruling mean?

Definitions for ruling
ˈru lɪŋrul·ing

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word ruling.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. opinion, ruling(adj)

    the reason for a court's judgment (as opposed to the decision itself)

  2. regnant, reigning, ruling(adj)

    exercising power or authority

Wiktionary

  1. ruling(Noun)

    An order or a decision on a point of law from someone in authority.

  2. ruling(Adjective)

    That rules or rule.

    the ruling monarch

Webster Dictionary

  1. Ruling

    of Rule

  2. Ruling(adj)

    predominant; chief; reigning; controlling; as, a ruling passion; a ruling sovereign

  3. Ruling(adj)

    used in marking or engraving lines; as, a ruling machine or pen

  4. Ruling(noun)

    the act of one who rules; ruled lines

  5. Ruling(noun)

    a decision or rule of a judge or a court, especially an oral decision, as in excluding evidence

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'ruling' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #4038

  2. Nouns Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'ruling' in Nouns Frequency: #2580

  3. Adjectives Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'ruling' in Adjectives Frequency: #553

How to pronounce ruling?

  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say ruling in sign language?

  1. ruling

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of ruling in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of ruling in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Examples of ruling in a Sentence

  1. Igor Popa:

    Its goal was to destroy Filat as a person, in the most humiliating and crushing manner possible. We will seek a fair trial outside Moldova and will find a lawful ruling.

  2. Jeremy Gauntlett:

    This is a delicate time in a dangerous year, it will be wrong if this court makes a ruling which may result in a call for impeachment.

  3. Florida Attorney General Pam Bondi:

    The impact of the court’s ruling on existing death sentences will need to be evaluated on a case-by-case basis.

  4. Vladimir Putin:

    It appears that Allah decided to punish the ruling clique of Turkey by depriving them of wisdom and judgment.

  5. Ehsan Sehgal:

    Never violate human rights, nor victimize people, as a sober and capable state, if the ruling leadership of whatever country ignores and rejects your interests, or even it seems ambivalent for you. Respect and compromise accordingly equality and justice for the world peace.

Images & Illustrations of ruling

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    used of men; markedly masculine in appearance or manner
    • A. ambidextrous
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