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  • as inapparatus
  • as inhierarchy
  • as inpecking order

synonyms for chain of command

  • bureaucracy
  • hierarchy
  • network
  • structure
  • setup
  • pecking order
  • ranking
  • echelons
  • grouping
  • position
  • pyramid
  • scale
  • due order
  • placing
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How to use chain of command in a sentence

One of the simplest of these childish tricks is the invention of an excuse for not instantly obeying a command, as "Come here!"
CHILDREN'S WAYSJAMES SULLY
She stood, in her young purity, at one end of the chain of years, and Mrs. Chepstow—did she really stand at the other?
BELLA DONNAROBERT HICHENS
Like every other Spanish general in supreme command abroad, Polavieja had his enemies in Spain.
THE PHILIPPINE ISLANDSJOHN FOREMAN
Thanks to Berthier's admirable system, Bonaparte was kept in touch with every part of his command.
NAPOLEON'S MARSHALSR. P. DUNN-PATTISON
They were never refused, for their recipients looked upon them much in the light of a royal command.
THE PIT TOWN CORONET, VOLUME I (OF 3)CHARLES JAMES WILLS
The General in command of the station was a feeble old man, suffering from senile decay.
THE RED YEARLOUIS TRACY
Harry had no further adventures in reaching Fulton, and at once reported to Captain Duffield, who was in command of the post.
THE COURIER OF THE OZARKSBYRON A. DUNN
Our army, under the command of General Houston, was in front of Harrisburg, to which place the congress had retreated.
BLACKWOOD'S EDINBURGH MAGAZINE, NO. CCCXXXIX. JANUARY, 1844. VOL. LV.VARIOUS
At the word of command, the dog crouched down, his whole body quivering with excitement.
THE COURIER OF THE OZARKSBYRON A. DUNN
He graduated at Yale college, and at the commencement of hostilities was appointed to the chief command of the Connecticut troops.
THE EVERY DAY BOOK OF HISTORY AND CHRONOLOGYJOEL MUNSELL
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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capacitor

WORDS RELATED TO CHAIN OF COMMAND

  • bureaucracy
  • chain of command
  • hierarchy
  • network
  • setup
  • structure
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.