ruling
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (decision)
a. el fallo
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
The whole court was stunned by the judge's ruling.Toda la corte quedó asombrada por el fallo del juez.
b. la decisión
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
The referees reversed the ruling after reviewing the instant replay.Los árbitros revocaron la decisión tras haber examinado la repetición de la jugada.
c. la resolución
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(legal)
The defendant's lawyer developed a strategy to appeal the ruling.La abogada del acusado desarrolló una estrategia para apelar contra la resolución.
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
2. (politics)
a. en el poder
The Communist Party has been the ruling party in Cuba since the revolution.El Partido Comunista ha sido el partido en el poder en Cuba desde la revolución.
b. reinante
The ruling monarch must approve the law with his signature.El monarca reinante debe aprobar la ley con su firma.
c. dirigente
The people rose up to overthrow the French ruling classes.El pueblo se levantó para derrocar a las clases dirigentes francesas.
3. (controlling)
a. dominante
The ruling factor for the acquisition is ultimately this: will it be sustainable in the long run?El factor dominante para la adquisición, a fin de cuentas es esto: ¿será sustentable a largo plazo?
4. (finance)
a. vigente
The ruling price per share of the energy company is $32.78.El precio vigente por acción de la compañía de energía es de $32.78
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ruling
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (of judge, umpire)
a. la fallo m, decisión
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
2. (passion, consideration)
a. predominante, primordial
3. (party)
a. gobernante, en el poder
the ruling classeslas clases dirigentes
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ruling [ˈruːlɪŋ]
adjective
1 (governing) [+class, body] dirigente; [+party] en el poder; [+monarch] reinante
ruling planet (Astrol) planeta (m) dominante
the ruling classes
2 (predominant) [+passion, factor] dominante
3 (Economics) [+price] que rige; vigente
noun
(Jur) fallo (m); resolución (f); (Admin) (Dep) decisión (f)
to give a ruling on a dispute fallar en una disputa
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