direct; fix or limit the time, amount, degree, etc.
stop things or people being too wild, fast, free, etc.
power or authority to direct, order or limit
means of limiting or regulating
"measures for the control of disease"
"they instituted controls over drinking on campus"
"the timing and control of his movements were unimpaired"
"he had lost control of his sphincters"
"the control condition was inappropriate for the conclusions he wished to draw"
"the control of the mob by the police was admirable"
"her apparent dominance of her husband was really her attempt to make him pay attention to her"
"he was a model of polite restraint"
"she never lost control of herself"
"a good command of French"
"the speed controller on his turntable was not working properly"
"I turned the controls over to her"
"they wanted to repeal all the legislation that imposed economic controls"
"control the budget"
"Command the military forces"
"moderate your alcohol intake"
"hold your tongue"
"hold your temper"
"control your anger"
"do not operate machinery after imbibing alcohol"
"control the lever"
"She manipulates her boss"
"She is a very controlling mother and doesn't let her children grow up"
"The teacher knew how to keep the class in line"
"she keeps in line"
"Are you controlling for the temperature?"
"control an account"
"He verified that the valves were closed"
"See that the curtains are closed"
"control the quality of the product"
"Do you control these data?"
Any Act transferring the theatres to the control of a licensing authority.
出自： G. B. Shaw
The cart..swayed behind the ass, which Keyes..lost all control of.
出自： Day Lewis
This process of imagination is outside our control.
出自： M. Tippett
He shalbe sure seldome to meete any manne..by whom hys tale might be controlled.
出自： Sir T. More
误 His wife controls the household very well.
正 His wife manages the household very well.
误 I could hardly hold in my feelings.
正 I could hardly control my feelings.
正 I could hardly hold back my feelings.
析 “控制感情”可以用control one's feelings,也可以说hold back one's feelings。
误 The fire was soon in control.
正 The fire was soon under control.
析 in control是“控制(某人或某物)”; under control才是“被控制”的意思。