Definition of Command in English :
Define Command in English
Command meaning in English
Meaning of Command in English
Pronunciation of Command in English
Command pronunciation in English
Pronounce Command in Englishsee synonyms of command
an authoritative direction or instruction to do something
a military unit or region under the control of a single officer
the power or authority to command
Example Sentences:'an admiral in command'
availability for use
Example Sentences:'the materials at the command of the potters grew'
a position of highest authority
Example Sentences:'the corporation has just undergone a change in command'
great skillfulness and knowledge of some subject or activity
Example Sentences:'a good command of French'
(computer science) a line of code written as part of a computer program
be in command of
Example Sentences:'The general commanded a huge army'
demand as one's due
Example Sentences:'This speaker commands a high fee''The author commands a fair hearing from his readers'
look down on
Example Sentences:'The villa dominates the town'
12. command, control
exercise authoritative control or power over
Example Sentences:'control the budget''Command the military forces'
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