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Definition of Ruling

Ruling

  1. of Rule
  2. Predominant; chief; reigning; controlling; as, a ruling passion; a ruling sovereign.
  3. Used in marking or engraving lines; as, a ruling machine or pen.
  4. The act of one who rules; ruled lines.
  5. A decision or rule of a judge or a court, especially an oral decision, as in excluding evidence.

Ruling Quotations

Let the ruling classes tremble at a communist revolution. The proletarians have nothing to lose but their chains. They have a world to win. Workingmen of all countries, unite!
Karl Marx

Rhetoric is the art of ruling the minds of men.
Plato

Women have been called queens for a long time, but the kingdom given them isn't worth ruling.
Louisa May Alcott

I don't believe that Jesus would approve abortion except in the case of incest, rape or the mother's life in danger. But I had to enforce the Supreme Court ruling on Roe v. Wade so I tried to do everything I could to minimize the need for abortions.
Jimmy Carter

The genius of our ruling class is that it has kept a majority of the people from ever questioning the inequity of a system where most people drudge along, paying heavy taxes for which they get nothing in return.
Gore Vidal
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Ruling Translations

ruling in French is ambiant
ruling in German is beherrschend, regelnd
ruling in Spanish is gobernante

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