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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

To give an order; to be in full charge.

Usage examples (31)
  • The police dog knew many commands.
  • An admiral in command
  • A good command of French
  • The corporation has just undergone a change in command for more
Tutoring comment
  • The military "command" (top officers or officials) wanted to "commend" (speak favorably of) the brave soldier.
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