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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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An order, especially one in writing. Also: The will of the people as made known by their votes in elections.

Usage examples (35)
  • It was a mandate that cars not speed on that curve in the road.
  • mandate a colony
  • If you don't have the product then don't bother me with all the LOI, and I hate to hear the term mandate, and all the BS that go with it.
  • This mandate is the reason that I didn't vote for Hillary. for more
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