from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • adj. Of or relating to a governor.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. Of or pertaining to a governor.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Pertaining to a governor, or to government.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Pertaining to a governor: as, a gubernatorial election; gubernatorial duties.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adj. relating to a governor


From Latin gubernātor, governor, from gubernāre, to govern; see govern.
(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
From Latin gubernātor ("governor"), from gubernō ("govern"), +‎ -ial. (Wiktionary)



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