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1. controlled

adjective. ['kənˈtroʊld'] restrained or managed or kept within certain bounds.

Synonyms

  • contained
  • harnessed
  • disciplined
  • restrained
  • price-controlled
  • regimented
  • dominated
  • possessed

Antonyms

  • unrestrained
  • unconcerned
  • untrained
  • uninhibited

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Words that Rhyme with Controlled

  • undersold
  • withhold
  • patrolled
  • oversold
  • fourfold
  • foretold
  • extolled
  • consoled
  • uphold
  • untold
  • unsold
  • unfold
  • twofold
  • strolled
  • resold
  • remold
  • outsold
  • machold
  • enrolled
  • enfold
  • cajoled
  • behold
  • scold
  • paroled
  • ahold
  • wold
  • vold
  • tolled
  • told
  • sold

Example sentences of the word controlled


1. Verb, past participle
Interest rates in the United States are controlled to a large extent by the federal government.

2. Adjective
It dispenses foam soap and a controlled stream of water to wash your hands.

Quotes containing the word controlled


1. Life is to be lived, not controlled; and humanity is won by continuing to play in face of certain defeat.
- Ralph Ellison, Invisible Man

2. What's the world's greatest lie?... It's this: that at a certain point in our lives, we lose control of what's happening to us, and our lives become controlled by fate.
- Paulo Coelho

3. If there was a God. I would spit in his face for subjecting me to this. If there was a Devil, I would sell my sould to make it end. If there was something Higher that controlled out fing fates, I would tell it to take my fate and shove it up its fucking ass. Shove it hard and far, you motherfer. Please end. Please end. Please end.
- James Frey, A Million Little Pieces

2. remote-controlled

adjective. lacking a crew.

Synonyms

  • pilotless

3. state-controlled

adjective. subscribing to the socialistic doctrine of ownership by the people collectively.

Synonyms

  • collectivized
  • collectivised
  • socialist
  • socialistic
  • collectivistic

Antonyms

  • distributive
  • center
  • right
  • bourgeois

4. price-controlled

adjective. having the price regulated or controlled by government.

Antonyms

  • unrestrained

5. radio-controlled

adjective. operated and guided by radio.

6. machine-controlled

adjective. operated by automation.

Synonyms

  • machine-driven
  • automatic

Antonyms

  • nonmechanical
  • voluntary
  • consuetudinal
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