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  • nounorder; personal decree
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Synonyms for behest

noun order; personal decree
  • bidding
  • charge
  • command
  • commandment
  • demand
  • dictate
  • direction
  • injunction
  • instruction
  • mandate
  • order
  • precept
  • prompting
  • request
  • solicitation
  • wish
  • word
  • expressed desire

Antonyms for behest

  • answer
  • question
  • reply
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decree

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Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
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