19 Definitions of Rule

The definition of rule, the meaning of the word Rule:

Is rule a scrabble word? Yes!

  • n. - A principle or condition that customarily governs behavior
  • n. - Something regarded as a normative example
  • n. - Prescribed guide for conduct or action
  • n. - (linguistics) a rule describing (or prescribing) a linguistic practice
  • n. - A basic generalization that is accepted as true and that can be used as a basis for reasoning or conduct
  • n. - The duration of a monarch's or government's power
  • n. - Dominance or power through legal authority
  • n. - Directions that define the way a game or sport is to be conducted
  • n. - Any one of a systematic body of regulations defining the way of life of members of a religious order
  • n. - A rule or law concerning a natural phenomenon or the function of a complex system
  • n. - (mathematics) a standard procedure for solving a class of mathematical problems
  • n. - Measuring stick consisting of a strip of wood or metal or plastic with a straight edge that is used for drawing straight lines and measuring lengths
  • v. - Exercise authority over; as of nations
  • v. - Decide with authority
  • v. - Be larger in number, quantity, power, status or importance
  • v. - Decide on and make a declaration about
  • v. - Have an affinity with; of signs of the zodiac
  • v. - Mark or draw with a ruler
  • v. - Keep in check

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Rule is worth 4 points in Scrabble, and 6 points in Words with Friends

There are 4 letters in rule: E L R U

1 Anagram of Rule

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