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Commands (IPA: /kəˈmændz/)


Command (v. t.)

To order with authority; to lay injunction upon; to direct; to bid; to charge.

Command (v. t.)

To exercise direct authority over; to have control of; to have at one's disposal; to lead.

Command (v. t.)

To have within a sphere of control, influence, access, or vision; to dominate by position; to guard; to overlook.

Command (v. t.)

To have power or influence of the nature of authority over; to obtain as if by ordering; to receive as a due; to challenge; to claim; as, justice commands the respect and affections of the people; the best goods command the best price.

Command (v. t.)

To direct to come; to bestow.

Command (v. i.)

To have or to exercise direct authority; to govern; to sway; to influence; to give an order or orders.

Command (v. i.)

To have a view, as from a superior position.

Command (n.)

An authoritative order requiring obedience; a mandate; an injunction.

Command (n.)

The possession or exercise of authority.

Command (n.)

Authority; power or right of control; leadership; as, the forces under his command.

Command (n.)

Power to dominate, command, or overlook by means of position; scope of vision; survey.

Command (n.)

Control; power over something; sway; influence; as, to have command over one's temper or voice; the fort has command of the bridge.

Command (n.)

A body of troops, or any naval or military force or post, or the whole territory under the authority or control of a particular officer.

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Directive to a computer program

Command

Message conveying a requirement to perform a certain action

Command

Military organizational unit under the responsibility of a military commander

Command

Teaching style

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Example Sentence (Quote)

"A good soldier obeys without question. A good officer commands without doubt." - Warhammer 40,000: Dawn of War

Example Sentence (Quote)

"An obedient wife commands her husband." - Husbands

Example Sentence (Quote)

" Fools follow rules when the set commands you." - Zack de la Rocha

Example Sentence (Quote)

"He that commands the sea is at great liberty, and may take as much and as little of the war as he will." - Francis Bacon

Example Sentence (Quote)

"He who does not punish evil commands that it be done." - Leonardo da Vinci


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