commanded (part of speech: verb)
- She had been great under the Plantagenets and Tudors: she was again great under the princes who reigned after the Revolution: but, under the Kings of the House of Stuart, she was a blank in the map of Europe. - "The History of England from the Accession of James II. Volume 1 (of 5)", Thomas Babington Macaulay.
- We had much good talk of the outlaw band and of the great day that was now fast approaching, but of Lady Carleton and the new peace that reigned between Mountjoy and Carleton no word was spoken. - "Cedric, the Forester", Bernard Gay Marshall.
- Meanwhile terror reigned in Paris. - "The Story of Paris", Thomas Okey.