rule, guide, direct


  • incorrigible

    Someone who is incorrigible has bad habits or does bad things and is unlikely to ever change; this word is often used in a humorous way.

  • regime

    A regime is the system of government currently in power in a country; it can also be the controlling group or management of an organization.

  • regimented

    Something that is regimented is organized and controlled by strict rules.

  • irregular

    Something irregular does not act normally; rather, it acts in an unusual way.

  • regulation

    A regulation is a rule or law that orders how people must act or behave.

  • region

    A region is an area of something, such as land in a country or a place on your body, that is not like other areas.

  • reign

    A reign is a period of time during which a queen or king rules; it also means the rule of the queen or king itself.

  • regal

    belonging to or befitting a supreme ruler

  • regalia

    paraphernalia indicative of royalty (or other high office)

  • regency

    the period of time during which a regent governs

  • regent

    acting or functioning as a regent or ruler

  • regicide

    someone who commits regicide

  • regimen

    (medicine) a systematic plan for therapy (often including diet)

  • regiment

    subject to rigid discipline, order, and systematization

  • regnant

    exercising power or authority

  • regular

    often used as intensifiers

  • regularity

    a property of polygons: the property of having equal sides and equal angles

  • regulate

    fix or adjust the time, amount, degree, or rate of

  • regulatory

    restricting according to rules or principles

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