Betekenis van:

Zelfstandig naamwoord
    • the body of people who are citizens of a particular government
    "governments derive their just powers from the consent of the governed"




    1. The king governed the country.
    2. Spain once governed the Philippine Islands.
    3. The park is governed by the city.
    4. The mayor governed the city very wisely.
    5. The interactions are governed by rules.
    6. The country was governed by a French noble family.
    7. The poor have sometimes objected to being governed badly; the rich have always objected to being governed at all.
    8. The leader governed his country for more than 50 years.
    9. India was governed by Great Britain for many years.
    10. That island was governed by France at one time.
    11. The most important feature of all games is that they are governed by rules.
    12. The rise and fall of the sea is governed by the moon.
    13. Men are rather reasoning than reasonable animals, for the most part governed by the impulse of passion.
    14. Those who labour with their minds govern others; those who labour with their strength are governed by others.
    15. This Agreement shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of the State of California, without regards to conflicts of laws principles.