Definition of control Pronunciation
1. To exercise influence over; to suggest or dictate the behavior of.
With a simple remote, he could control the toy truck.
2. Influence or authority over.
The government has complete control over the situation.
3. A separate group or subject in an experiment against which the results are compared where the primary variable is low or non-existent.
4. The method and means of governing the performance of any apparatus, machine or system, such as a lever, handle or button.
5. Restraint or ability to contain one's movements or emotions, or self-control.
6. A security mechanism, policy, or procedure that can counter system attack, reduce risks, and resolve vulnerabilities; a safeguard or countermeasure.
7. A means of monitoring for, and triggering intervention in, activities that are not going according to plan.
8. A duplicate book, register, or account, kept to correct or check another account or register.
9. An interface element that a computer user interacts with, such as a window or a text box.
10. Any of the physical factors determining the climate of a place, such as latitude, distribution of land and water, altitude, exposure, prevailing winds, permanent high- or low-barometric-pressure areas, ocean currents, mountain barriers, soil, and vegetation.
11. A construction in which the understood subject of a given predicate is determined by an expression in context. See control.
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English - English - control Pronunciation
n. rule, command; supervision; control panel; restraint
v. rule, command; restrain; supervise; examine, check
n. Control Break, key combination used to stop the execution of a program in DOS (Computers)
English - Spanish - control Pronunciation
s. control, monitoreo, regulación, supervisión; autoridad, dominio, gobierno, mando, poder, predominancia, predominio, prevalencia; perilla de control
v. controlar, ajustar, llevar el control de, manejar, regular, tener control sobre; dominar, manipular; administrar, asumir el cargo de, monitorear
Spanish - English - control Pronunciation
[control (m)] n. control; restraint; checkpoint, roadblock; censorship, censor
English - French - control Pronunciation
n. contrôle, surveillance; commande; tableau de commande; retenue
v. contrôler, se contrôler; surveiller; vérifier
English - German - control Pronunciation
n. Kontrolle; Verwaltung; Beherrschung
v. steuern; untersuchen
English - Indonesian - control Pronunciation
n. pengemudian, pengendalian, kekuasaan, penguasaan, pengawasan, pengaturan, pembatasan, perjuangan, perasaan: sifat menahani perasaan, nafsu: sifat menahani nafsu
v. menguasai, memegang, stang, mengontrol, berawas-awas, menyetir, mengatur, membatasi, menahan, mengendalikan
a. kontrol, pengendalian: yg berhubung dgn pengendalian
English - Italian - control Pronunciation
s. controllo; autorità, potere; dominio, padronanza; autocontrollo, padronanza di sé; verifica; termine di paragone, confronto; sorveglianza, vigilanza; (Mecc) comando, dispositivo di regolazione
v. controllare, frenare, dominare; regolare; verificare, riscontrare; tenere sotto controllo, contenere il diffondersi di; (Aer, Mar) pilotare, governare
English - Polish - control Pronunciation
n. władza, władztwo, dysponowanie, naczelnictwo, rządzenie, kierownictwo, panowanie, opanowanie, pohamowanie, autorytet, wpływ, ster, regulowanie, regulacja, zarząd, reglamentacja, walka
v. władza: mieć władze, kierować, rozporządzać, rządzić, zarządzać, panować, zapanować, hamować, panować nad sobą, pohamować, sterować, regulować, kontrolować, zarządzić, zapanowywać
a. kierujący, sterowniczy, sterowy, regulacyjny, kontrolny
English - Portuguese - control Pronunciation
s. controle; domínio; governo; autoridade; direção
v. controlar; dominar; examinar; dirigir; guiar
English - Romanian - control Pronunciation
n. control, verificare, revizie, probă, stăpânire, conducere, autoritate, dirijare, cercetare, combatere, comandă
v. controla, verifica, norma, reglementa, revizui, conduce, dirija, stăpâni, înăbuşi, combate, regla, manipula
English - Russian - control Pronunciation
с. управление, руководство, надзор, контроль; регулировка, регулирование, сдерживание; сдержанность, самообладание, рычаги управления, ручки настройки прибора, ручки настройки радиоприемника; модуляция [радио]
г. управлять, заправлять, распоряжаться, руководить; контролировать, проверять; регулировать, нормировать, обусловливать, настраивать; сдерживать, совладать
English - Turkish - control Pronunciation
f. kontrol etmek, idare etmek, hakim olmak, denetlemek, işletmek
i. kontrol, güç, otorite, hakimiyet, sorumluluk, denetim, idare
English - Ukrainian - control Pronunciation
n. управління, керування, контроль, стриманість, регулювання, керівництво, звірість, модуляція, перевірка
v. керувати, контролювати, настроювати, стримувати, регулювати, тамувати
a. контрольний
Italian - English - control Pronunciation
n. Control Break, key combination used to stop the execution of a program in DOS (Computers)
Romanian - English - control
n. control, check, checking, check-up, verification, censorship, direction, hand, grasp, grip, supervision, surveillance, intendance, observation, examination, survey, review, test
n. issue
English - Dutch - control Pronunciation
zn. controle; beheer; stuurinrichting; beheersing
ww. controleren; beheersen; beheren; onderzoeken; regelen
English - Greek - control Pronunciation
ουσ. διακόπτης, έλεγχος, εξουσία, ρύθμιση
ρήμ. ελέγχω, εξουσιάζω, συγκρατώ, ρυθμίζω, επαληθεύω
Spanish - French - control Pronunciation
1. (general) contrôle (m)
2. (inspección) vérification (f); contrôle (m)
3. (dominación) domination (f); règne (m); pouvoir (m)
Spanish - German - control Pronunciation
n. kontrolle, überprüfung, nachprüfung, prüfung, aufsicht, inspektion, überwachung, übersicht, beaufsichtigung, bewirtschaftung, beherrschung, steuerung, gewalt
Spanish - Russian - control Pronunciation
n. контроль, наблюдение, учет
English - Arabic - control Pronunciation
‏مراقبة، سيطرة، حكم، جهاز القيادة، محطة ثانوية للطائرات، توجيه، قيادة، قبضة‏
‏نظم، سيطر، فحص، كبح، وجه، راقب، تحكم في، ضبط، كافح‏
English - Chinese - control Pronunciation
(名) 控制, 克制, 管理
(动) 控制; 管理; 支配; 克制
English - Chinese - control Pronunciation
(名) 控制, 克制, 管理
(動) 控制; 管理; 支配; 克制
English - Hindi - control Pronunciation
n. संयम, नियंत्रण, संचालन, निरोध, अंकुश
v. नियंत्रण करना, संचालित करना
English - Japanese - control Pronunciation
(動) 支配する; 抑える; 操作する
(名) 支配; 抑制; 統制の手段; 操作
English - Korean - control Pronunciation
명. 지배, 지배권; 통제 ; 관리단; 제한
동. 지배하다; 억제하다; 지시 감독하다; 검사하다
English - Vietnamese - control Pronunciation
n. quyền lực, điều khiển, sự cầm lại, sự kiểm soát, sự chỉ huy, sự cầm lái, sự đè nén, sự hạn chế, sự chế ngự, sự kiềm chế
v. kiểm tra, điều khiển, chỉ huy, kiểm soát, ngăn lại, đè nén
Spanish - Korean - control Pronunciation
n. 지배, 관찰

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Dictionary Extension
Verb forms for control
Present participle: controlling
Present: control (3.person: controls)
Past: controlled
Future: will control
Present conditional: would control
Present Perfect: have controlled (3.person: has controlled)
Past Perfect: had controlled
Future Perfect: will have controlled
Past conditional: would have controlled