Associations to the word «Ruler»

Pictures for the word «Ruler»


RULER, noun. A (usually rigid), flat, rectangular measuring or drawing device with graduations in units of measurement; a rule; a straightedge with markings; a measure.
RULER, noun. A person who rules or governs; a person who exercises dominion or controlling power over others.

Dictionary definition

RULER, noun. A person who rules or commands; "swayer of the universe".
RULER, noun. 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.

Wise words

Men govern nothing with more difficulty than their tongues, and can moderate their desires more than their words.
Baruch Spinoza