Synonyms for governor

Synonyms for (noun) governor

Synonyms: governor, regulator

Definition: a control that maintains a steady speed in a machine (as by controlling the supply of fuel)

Similar words: control, controller

Definition: a mechanism that controls the operation of a machine

Usage: the speed controller on his turntable was not working properly; I turned the controls over to her

Synonyms: governor

Definition: the head of a state government

Similar words: politician

Definition: a leader engaged in civil administration

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