Examples of ruler in a Sentence
a summit attended by a number of rulers from around the world
This ruler shows inches and centimeters.
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The vying among the would-be rulers, including Daenerys Targaryen, Jon Snow, Cersei Lannister, and Sansa Stark, is very much like the vying among our political leaders, but with swords and dragons.
There was civil war, and authoritarian rulers rose in many nations.
In Berlin, the left-leaning local government has moved to rein in the residential real-estate market with a barrage of measures that critics say would have put East Germany’s Communist former rulers to shame.
These rights are above rulers and at times above bad law.
As Becca Kufrin dabbles in love with 28 (now 20 or so) different men, Becca's friends and fellow rulers of Bachelor Nation will weigh in.
For rulers are not a terror to good works, but to the evil.
Togo lies between Ghana and Benin on the west coast of Africa and around 60 percent of its population is under 25 and many of them have only known one ruler.
For Trump, power is synonymous with virtue — which makes authoritarian rulers inherently virtuous.
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RULER Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of ruler for English Language Learners
: a person (such as a king or queen) who rules a country, area, group, etc.
: a straight piece of plastic, wood, or metal that has marks on it to show units of length and that is used to measure things
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