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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Some send up plastic leaflets that weigh less than a feather and flutter down from the clouds with calls for democracy or blurry cartoons ridiculing North Korea’s ruler.
Emmett High math and physics teacher Shayne Seubert helped students visualize the workings of an eclipse with the aid of a scale model made from wooden rulers.
Your ruler, loving Venus, makes its annual opposition to transformative Pluto on Tuesday.
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Jammu and Kashmir presented the opposite problem: a Hindu ruler with mostly Muslim subjects.
Thank you, Tina Knowles Lawson, for dropping some knowledge about our new rulers: newborn twins Sir and Rumi Carter.
Black Panther (1966): Ruler of the fictional kingdom of Wakanda, Black Panther is one of the first black superheroes.
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First Known Use of ruler
Synonymsautocrat, potentate, monarch, sovereign (also sovran)
Related Wordscoruler; Caesar, czar (also tsar or tzar), emir (or amir also ameer), emperor, empress, kaiser, khan, khedive, king, lord, mikado, mogul, prince, queen, satrap, shah, sultan, suzerain; authoritarian, Big Brother, despot, dictator, führer (or fuehrer), monocrat, overlord, paramount, tyrant
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