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OTHER WORDS FROM remote controlre·mote-con·trol, adjective
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One of the earlier entrants into this space, Google’s Chromecast streaming device underwent a significant transformation this generation with the addition of a remote control and a proper user interface.Chromecast, Fire TV Stick, or Roku: What’s the best streaming stick for ~$50?|Corey Gaskin|January 27, 2021|Ars Technica
Relief that they no longer have to reach for the remote control or close their browser every time the president speaks.Finally, a president that America’s children can watch|Theresa Vargas|January 20, 2021|Washington Post
If you’re on a budget, consider the Majority Bowfell Small Sound Bar—it’s compact, relatively powerful, and it comes with a remote control and all the cables you’ll need to get up and running.Best soundbar: immersive sound for your home entertainment center|PopSci Commerce Team|December 18, 2020|Popular Science
It connects to Alexa and Google Assistant, as well as the specifically designed eufyHome app where you can set cleaning schedules, direct the clean with remote control, receive notifications, and locate your robot.Best robot vacuum: Clean up without lifting a finger|Carsen Joenk|December 18, 2020|Popular Science
Add a remote control, and that image is awfully close to what we’ve become as pop culture consumers.Did Warner Bros. just kill movie theaters? Not by a long shot.|Ann Hornaday|December 4, 2020|Washington Post
From there we took the train to Nice, France, but the French border control caught us and sent us back to Italy.
Spin control began, Florida-style: the opinion only covers some counties, some people, some times.The Back Alley, Low Blow-Ridden Fight to Stop Gay Marriage in Florida Is Finally Over|Jay Michaelson|January 5, 2015|DAILY BEAST
In a remote location with little means for economic development, the Brogpas have cultivating this identity to their advantage.
He seemed by all appearances perfectly happy to let the Republicans control the state senate.Mario Cuomo: An OK Governor, but a Far Better Person|Michael Tomasky|January 2, 2015|DAILY BEAST
The police cannot ultimately control public opinion unilaterally.
Solely over one man therein thou hast quite absolute control.Pearls of Thought|Maturin M. Ballou
And it would be hard indeed, if so remote a prince's notions of virtue and vice were to be offered as a standard for all mankind.Gulliver's Travels|Jonathan Swift
Something remote and ancient stirred in her, something that was not of herself To-day, something half primitive, half barbaric.The Wave|Algernon Blackwood
In a few minutes, however, he had it again under control, and they soon reached the berg.The Giant of the North|R.M. Ballantyne
A certain amount of his ill-humour vented, Tressan made an effort to regain his self-control.St. Martin's Summer|Rafael Sabatini