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How to Pronounce govern?

Correct pronunciation for the word "govern" is [ɡˈʌvən], [ɡˈʌvən], [ɡ_ˈʌ_v_ə_n].

Definition of govern

  1. To exercise anthority; to administer the laws; to have the control.
  2. To direct and control; to regulate by authority; to influence; to restrain; to steer; to require to be in a particular case, mood, &c.

Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language By Nuttall, P.Austin

What are similar-sounding words for govern?

What is the present tense of Govern?

  • The personal forms of the verb "govern" in the present tense are:

  • 1. I govern

  • 2. You govern

  • 3. He/she/it governs

  • 4. We govern

  • 5. You govern

  • 6. They govern
  • What is the past tense of Govern?

  • The past tense forms of the verb "govern" are as follows:

  • 1. I governed.

  • 2. You governed.

  • 3. He/she/it governed.

  • 4. We governed.

  • 5. You governed.

  • 6. They governed.
  • What is the adverb for govern?

    The adverb form of the word "govern" is "governingly".

    What is the adjective for govern?

    The adjective form of the word "govern" is "governing".

    Usage over time for govern:

    This graph shows how "govern" have occurred between 1800 and 2008 in a corpus of English books.

    What is the plural form of govern?

    The plural form of the word "govern" is "governs"

    What is the singular form of govern?

    The singular form of the word "govern" is "governs"

    Synonyms for Govern:


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