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adjective as in governed

adjective as in managed

adjective as in mandated

adjective as in ordained

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Posey’s approach to commanding his kitchen set the stage for the American celebrity chef whose artistry was considered necessary in the most powerful American homes.

If the shortcut is already linked to a command, Word will tell you with a popup dialog box that also lets you disable existing shortcuts and add new ones.

They landed Ray on a low-risk contract, padding their rotation with a 29-year-old whose command slipped last summer.

The field goal put Dallas up 10, but it was a missed chance to take command of the game.

Much like Amazon, Google, or Apple devices, it will respond to commands through an embedded voice assistant.

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When Schettino commanded him to turn the ship, he can be heard repeating errant commands.

In 1964, Kabila had been a Simba leader, and Mobutu had commanded the Congolese army.

The problem was that Ernst was in Kuwait with the 1168 Transportation Company, a National Guard supply unit that she commanded.

Gen. David Barno, who commanded U.S. and coalition forces in Afghanistan between 2003 and 2005.

He said he had been commanded to grab every journalist showing up at the morgue.

The general commanded a halt, and ordered the men to refresh and strengthen themselves by food and drink.

During the siege of Acre he commanded the covering force, and pushed reconnaissances far and wide.

He commanded a regiment in the war of 1812, and was maimed for life in the battle of Chrystler's fields.

When he had finished speaking, he commanded him to withdraw for an hour; after which time, he would tell him his resolution.

I have commanded my sanctified ones, and have called my strong ones in my wrath, them that rejoice in my glory.


On this page you'll find 179 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to commanded, such as: administered, conducted, directed, driven, guided, and led.

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