Command

(Roget's Thesaurus)
<- N
PARAG:Command->N
GRP: \\ N \\ 1
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ command
command
order
ordinance
act
fiat
hukm
bidding
dictum
hest
behest
call
beck
nod
GRP: \\ N \\ 2
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ despatch
despatch
dispatch
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ message
message
direction
injunction
charge
instructions
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ appointment
appointment
fixture
GRP: \\ N \\ 3
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ demand
demand
exaction
imposition
requisition
claim
reclamation
revendication
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ ultimatum
ultimatum
&c.(terms) 770
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ request
request
&c. 765
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ requirement
requirement
GRP: \\ N \\ 4
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ dictation
dictation
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ dictate
dictate
mandate
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ caveat
caveat
decree
senatus consultum
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ precept
precept
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ prescript
prescript
rescript
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ writ
writ
ordination
bull
edict
decretal
dispensation
prescription
brevet
placit
ukase
firman
hatti-sherif
warrant
passport
mittimus
mandamus
summons
subpoena
nisi prius
interpellation
citation
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ word
word
word of command
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ mot d'ordre
mot d'ordre
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ bugle call
bugle call
trumpet call
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ beat of drum
beat of drum
tattoo
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ order of the day
order of the day
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ enactment
enactment
&c.(law) 963
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ plebiscite
plebiscite
&c.(choice) 609
PARAG:Command->V
GRP: \\ V \\ 1
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ command
command
order
decree
enact
ordain
dictate
direct
give orders
GRP: \\ V \\ 2
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ prescribe
prescribe
set
appoint
mark out
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ set a task
set a task
prescribe a task
impose a task
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ set to work
set to work
put in requisition
GRP: \\ V \\ 3
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ bid
bid
enjoin
charge
call upon
instruct
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ require at the hands of
require at the hands of
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ exact
exact
impose
tax
task
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ demand
demand
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ insist on
insist on
&c.(compel) 744
GRP: \\ V \\ 4
Sgm: \\ V \\ 4 \\ claim
claim
lay claim to
revendicate
reclaim
GRP: \\ V \\ 5
Sgm: \\ V \\ 5 \\ cite
cite
summon
Sgm: \\ V \\ 5 \\ call for
call for
send for
Sgm: \\ V \\ 5 \\ subpoena
subpoena
Sgm: \\ V \\ 5 \\ beckon
beckon
GRP: \\ V \\ 6
Sgm: \\ V \\ 6 \\ issue a command
issue a command
Sgm: \\ V \\ 6 \\ make a requisition
make a requisition
issue a requisition
promulgate a requisition
make a decree
issue a decree
promulgate a decree
make an order
issue an order
promulgate an order
&c.->N.
Sgm: \\ V \\ 6 \\ give the word of command
give the word of command
give the word
give the signal
Sgm: \\ V \\ 6 \\ call to order
call to order
Sgm: \\ V \\ 6 \\ give the law
give the law
lay down the law
Sgm: \\ V \\ 6 \\ assume the command
assume the command
&c.(authority) 737
Sgm: \\ V \\ 6 \\ remand
remand
GRP: \\ V \\ 7
Sgm: \\ V \\ 7 \\ be-ordered
be-ordered
&c.???
receive an order
&c.->N.
PARAG:Command->Adj
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 1
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ commanding
commanding
&c.->V.
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ authoritative
authoritative
&c. 737
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ decretory
decretory
decretive
decretal
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ callable
callable
jussive
PARAG:Command->Adv
GRP: \\ Adv \\ 1
Sgm: \\ Adv \\ 1 \\ in a commanding tone
in a commanding tone
Sgm: \\ Adv \\ 1 \\ by a stroke of the pen
by a stroke of the pen
by a dash of the pen
Sgm: \\ Adv \\ 1 \\ by order
by order
at beat of drum
on the first summons

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