Definitions For Ruling


  • The reason for a court's judgment (as opposed to the decision itself)
  • An official decision made by a judge, referee, etc.


  • Exercising power or authority

Is Ruling a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

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Words with Friends

The word Ruling is worth 7 points in Scrabble and 11 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Ruling in a Sentence

  • The decision overturns the Supreme Court's earlier ruling.
  • She disputed the referee's ruling.
  • Members of the ruling class
  • The ruling opinion on premarital sex

Synonyms for Ruling

Antonyms for Ruling

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