rulingnoun [C]uk /ˈruː.lɪŋ/ us /ˈruː.lɪŋ/
- Langdale described the court ruling as a travesty of justice.
- The ruling sets a legal precedent.
- Many believe the ruling to be unfair.
- The judge will make his ruling after all the evidence has been submitted.
- A ruling in favour of the defendant will be seen by some as a victory for common sense.
- be make or break for sb/sth idiom
- be on the horns of a dilemma idiom
- come down on one side of the fence or the other idiom
- come to sth
- hammer sth out
- it's a date idiom
- judgment call
- make or break sth idiom
- make up your mind idiom
- name the day idiom
- spin a coin idiom
rulingadjective [before noun]uk /ˈruː.lɪŋ/ us /ˈruː.lɪŋ/
- balance of power
- have sb by the balls idiom
- have sb eating out of your hand idiom
- have sb in the palm of your hand idiom
- have sth in hand idiom
- pull rank idiom
- pull the strings idiom