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be ruled by sb

formal
to take the advice of someone: If you're wise you'll be ruled by your father.
Translations of “be ruled by sb”
in Chinese (Traditional) 聽從(某人)的忠告, 採納(某人)的建議…
in Chinese (Simplified) 听从(某人)的忠告, 采纳(某人)的建议…
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