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dictate

see definition of dictate
  • nouncommand; rule
  • verbcommand; give instructions
  • verbread out for the record
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Synonyms for dictate

noun command; rule
  • edict
  • precept
  • behest
  • bidding
  • code
  • decree
  • dictum
  • direction
  • fiat
  • injunction
  • law
  • mandate
  • order
  • ordinance
  • principle
  • requirement
  • statute
  • ultimatum
  • word

Antonyms for dictate

  • answer
  • lawlessness
  • question
  • request
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

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behest

noun. order; personal decree

charge

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