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The feature, which has been around for years, allows Alexa users to combine multiple tasks into a single voice command of their choosing.

Second, the department plans to overhaul the process and chain of command for simultaneous search warrants.

From Vox

The formidable DJI RoboMaster S1 will accept commands from a remote, or via a simple coding system called Scratch.

You could have it switch all your smart home devices off with a single command.

Bashagha, who sought to rein in militias after fighting between armed groups rocked Tripoli in 2018, angered al-Sarraj by stating publicly that the civilian police under his command would protect demonstrators.

From Ozy

Certainly, she seems to command near-total devotion among her clients.

You expect soldiers of all ranks to understand the need to respect the chain of command, regardless of personal feelings.

The seemingly endless ranks snapped to attention on command and thousands of white gloves rose in salute.

Perhaps the most interesting and indeed relevant of this is the C2 (or Command and Control) addresses found in the malware.

In the event, the enemy did plenty—far more than SHAEF, or for that matter the German high command, imagined possible.

One of the simplest of these childish tricks is the invention of an excuse for not instantly obeying a command, as "Come here!"

Like every other Spanish general in supreme command abroad, Polavieja had his enemies in Spain.

Thanks to Berthier's admirable system, Bonaparte was kept in touch with every part of his command.

They were never refused, for their recipients looked upon them much in the light of a royal command.

The General in command of the station was a feeble old man, suffering from senile decay.


On this page you'll find 450 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to command, such as: direction, duty, law, mandate, order, and regulation.

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