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ruling

adjective

ruling

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of ruling

  1. 1 a decision made by a court or tribunal regarding a case it has heard <the controversial ruling by the state's supreme court caused an uproar> Synonyms doom, finding, holding, judgment (or judgement), sentenceRelated Words inquest, verdict; authority; decree, edict, injunction, order; arbitrament, award, declaration, deliverance, dictum, pronouncement; conclusion, decision, determination, opinion, resolution; discipline, penalty, punishment

  2. 2 an order publicly issued by an authority <the FCC's ruling regarding the broadcasting of obscenities> Synonyms bull, decree, diktat, directive, fiat, rescript, edict, ukaseRelated Words call, conclusion, decision, deliverance, determination, diagnosis, judgment (or judgement), opinion, resolution, verdict; announcement, declaration, dictum, manifesto, proclamation, pronouncement; canon, encyclical


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