Remonstration vs Regulate - What's the difference?
As a noun remonstration
is protest, objection, disapproving pleading, or an act thereof.
As a verb regulate is
to dictate policy.
Other Comparisons: What's the difference?
Protest, objection, disapproving pleading, or an act thereof.
* 1903 , , The Pit , ch. 3:
- His voice full of remonstration , he repeated continually: "Time's up, gentlemen. Go on now and get your lunch. Lunch time now. Go on now, or I'll have to report you. Time's up."
To dictate policy.
To control or direct according to rule, principle, or law.
- the laws which regulate the successions of the seasons
To adjust to a particular specification or requirement: regulate temperature.
To adjust (a mechanism) for accurate and proper functioning.
- The herdsmen near the frontier adjudicated their own disputes, and regulated their own police.
- to regulate a watch, i.e. adjust its rate of running so that it will keep approximately standard time
To put or maintain in order.
- to regulate the temperature of a room, the pressure of steam, the speed of a machine, etc.
- to regulate the disordered state of a nation or its finances
- to regulate one's eating habits