powerful (part of speech: adjective)
commanding (part of speech: verb)
" Yes, your highness," said Ernestine, with surprise, " for the reigning
Margravine of Baireuth is your exalted sister."
- "Berlin and Sans-Souci", Louise Muhlbach.
But this ground colour was almost hidden in the embroidery of crimson, gold, and white, which, as I soon found, were the favourite colours of the reigning
- "Across the Zodiac", Percy Greg.
The house flag of the Woermanns became as significant as that of a reigning
- "The Congo and Coasts of Africa", Richard Harding Davis.