controlled (part of speech: verb)
directed, led, consequent, steered, dependent, harnessed, administered, obedient, commanded, unruly, administrated, executed, bridled, capricious, superintended, piloted, disciplined, supervised, influenced, oversaw, dominated, overseen, inclined, effected, determined, controlled, presided, regulated, ordered, managed, ruled
mastered (part of speech: verb)
directed (part of speech: verb)
commanded (part of speech: verb)
- Are not then the foundations of the laws that governed this case changed? - "The Laws Of War, Affecting Commerce And Shipping", H. Byerley Thomson.
- He would have had the kingdom justly and wisely governed for the benefit of the whole nation, but he regarded the nobility, and, above all, the peers, as the pre- destined instruments of government. - "A Short History of French Literature", George Saintsbury.
- I'll try to bring her nearer, I will, indeed; but I've been governed so long by th' old man that I don't seem to have any right strength o' my own. - "The Story Of Kennett", Bayard Taylor.