Synonyms of ruling in English:

ruling


See definition of ruling

noun

1‘the judge's ruling was slammed by medical experts and union leaders’

SYNONYMS
decision, pronouncement, resolution, decree, determination, injunction
judgement, adjudication, finding, verdict
sentence

adjective

1‘the ruling monarch’

SYNONYMS
reigning, sovereign, on the throne
rare regnant

2‘the secretary general of Japan's ruling party’

SYNONYMS
governing, in charge, leading, dominant, controlling, commanding, supreme, most powerful, ascendant, in the ascendancy
rare prepotent, prepollent

3‘in the early 1950s football remained the ruling passion of working men’

SYNONYMS
main, chief, principal, major, prime, most important, dominating, foremost
prevalent, predominant, widespread, general, popular
central, focal
informal number-one
rare regnant
ANTONYMS

subsidiary, minor