1. a geographical or geopolitical area
2. an approximation
The state deficit is in the region of one billion dollars.
to control something, especially by making it work in a particular way
You can regulate the temperature in the house by adjusting the thermostat.
connected with what is happening or being discussed
Education should be relevant to the child's needs.
to live, have your home or stay in a place
The family now resides in southern France
to provide an organization or department with money or equipment
The school must be properly resourced with musical instruments and audio equipment.
to limit the movements or actions of someone, or to limit something and reduce its size or prevent it from increasing
The government has restricted freedom of movement into and out of the country.
having no doubt; free from danger; free from risk of loss; trustworthy; assured
In the second half the team was under a lot of pressure but the defense generally remained secure