OTHER WORDS FOR reign
Origin of reign
OTHER WORDS FROM reignin·ter·reign, verb (used without object)non·reign·ing, adjectiveoutreign, verb (used with object)un·reign·ing, adjective
How to use reign in a sentence
Late that afternoon, the company released its blockbuster Q4 earnings report and simultaneously revealed that its founder Jeff Bezos would end his reign as Chief Executive Officer at the retail behemoth to become the executive chair of its board.Why Amazon’s $62 Million FTC Labor Settlement Is a Bigger Deal Than the Bezos News|Abby Vesoulis|February 4, 2021|Time
When Republicans have the reigns, buckle in for very targeted agreements.
There is a widespread belief the social media blocks are the latest in a series of events to favor the incumbent Yoweri Kaguta Museveni to continue his close to 35-year reign.Uganda has shut down all social media two days ahead of a tense election|Stephen Kafeero|January 12, 2021|Quartz
Tweak your location settingsBoth Android and iOS have improved privacy controls over the past few years—after all, you don’t want to give every app on your phone free reign to collect location data.Geofencing can level up your smart home if you set it up properly|Whitson Gordon|January 4, 2021|Popular-Science
Facebook, however, points out that other social media companies have managed to launch and grow during its reign.
In the hours after KAL 007 was shot down, false reports reigned.The Intern Who Birthed The KAL007 Conspiracy Theories|Tim Mak|September 8, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Confusion reigned back at the White House briefing room where reporters clamored for more detail.Jim Brady, Reagan’s Gentle ‘Bear’ Who Roared Back to Life After Being Shot|Eleanor Clift|August 4, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Yet the biggest change might be the curious disappearance of the diva, a type of singer who reigned supreme during the 1990s.
Moreover, it possessed the French quality of taste: taste reigned supreme, self-controlled, dignified and reticent.Read ‘The King in Yellow,’ the ‘True Detective’ Reference That’s the Key to the Show|Robert W. Chambers|February 20, 2014|DAILY BEAST
And then, once peace reigned over the cemeteries, I returned again.Bernard-Henri Levy Celebrates the Fraternity of Sarajevo Citizenship|Bernard-Henri Lévy|November 30, 2013|DAILY BEAST
But that is past; and I feel, that could birth give dignity, my ancestors of Nassau reigned in this very palace!The Pastor's Fire-side Vol. 3 of 4|Jane Porter
They listened intently, but a profound silence reigned throughout the house.Oliver Twist, Vol. II (of 3)|Charles Dickens
An insolent overbearing steward had reigned absolute monarch of the soil, during a long period of fifteen years.The World Before Them|Susanna Moodie
The most profound silence reigned for a moment, and then again the low murmur of suppressed conversation filled the hall.Madame Roland, Makers of History|John S. C. Abbott
Again Babel burst forth, and riot reigned supreme for five minutes more.The Floating Light of the Goodwin Sands|R.M. Ballantyne