Authors: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

Definition of Reigning

Reigning

  1. of Reign

Reigning Quotations

In 2010, my two Harvard mathematician colleagues and I dismantled kin-selection theory, which was the reigning theory of the origin of altruism at the time.
E. O. Wilson

In an interesting inversion of status, the reigning breed in the dog park these days is the really-oddball-unidentifiable-mixed-breed-mutt-found-wandering-the-street or its equivalent. The stranger the mutt the better; the more peculiar the circumstance of it coming into your life, the better.
Susan Orlean

In the first weeks of the Obama administration, 'bipartisanship' was the reigning buzzword, and when the Beltway thinks 'bipartisan,' it pictures President Reagan and Democratic Speaker of the House Tip O'Neill putting aside their differences and forging a legislative partnership, a ruddy pair of genial patriarchs bonding over the Blarney Stone.
James Wolcott

Again, both literature and philosophy work by appealing to certain reigning idols.
Morris Raphael Cohen

I want to get back to my fighting weight of 98 pounds. I have the exact measurements of that guy from the movie, Powder. Right now, I am the reigning West Coast Powder.
David Spade
More "Reigning" Quotations

Reigning Translations

reigning in German is regierende, regierend, regierend
reigning in Swedish is regera

Share with your Friends

Everyone likes a good quote - don't forget to share.