Meaning : Power to direct or determine.
Meaning : A relation of constraint of one entity (thing or person or group) by another.
Measures for the control of disease.
They instituted controls over drinking on campus.
Meaning : (physiology) regulation or maintenance of a function or action or reflex etc.
The timing and control of his movements were unimpaired.
He had lost control of his sphincters.
Meaning : A standard against which other conditions can be compared in a scientific experiment.
The control condition was inappropriate for the conclusions he wished to draw.
Synonyms : control condition
Meaning : The activity of managing or exerting control over something.
The control of the mob by the police was admirable.
Meaning : Discipline in personal and social activities.
He was a model of polite restraint.
She never lost control of herself.
Synonyms : restraint
Meaning : A mechanism that controls the operation of a machine.
The speed controller on his turntable was not working properly.
I turned the controls over to her.
Synonyms : controller
Meaning : A spiritual agency that is assumed to assist the medium during a seance.
Meaning : The economic policy of controlling or limiting or curbing prices or wages etc..
They wanted to repeal all the legislation that imposed economic controls.
Meaning : Exercise authoritative control or power over.
Control the budget.
Command the military forces.
Synonyms : command
Meaning : Handle and cause to function.
Do not operate machinery after imbibing alcohol.
Control the lever.
Synonyms : operate
Meaning : Maintain influence over (others or oneself) skillfully, usually to one's advantage.
She manipulates her boss.
She is a very controlling mother and doesn't let her children grow up.
The teacher knew how to keep the class in line.
She keeps in line.
Meaning : Check or regulate (a scientific experiment) by conducting a parallel experiment or comparing with another standard.
Are you controlling for the temperature?.
Synonyms : verify
Meaning : Place under restrictions. Limit access to by law.
This substance is controlled.
That area is restricted to security personnel only.
Synonyms : restrict
Meaning : Verify by using a duplicate register for comparison.
Control an account.
Meaning : Have a firm understanding or knowledge of. Be on top of.
Do you control these data?.
Synonyms : master