dictate

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1 dictate /ˈdɪkˌteɪt/ verb
dictates; dictated; dictating
1 dictate
/ˈdɪkˌteɪt/
verb
dictates; dictated; dictating
Learner's definition of DICTATE
[+ object]
: to speak or read (something) to a person who writes it down or to a machine that records it
: to say or state (something) with authority or power
: to make (something) necessary

dictate to

[phrasal verb]
dictate to (someone)
: to give orders to (someone) usually used as (be) dictated to
2 dictate /ˈdɪkˌteɪt/ noun
plural dictates
2 dictate
/ˈdɪkˌteɪt/
noun
plural dictates
Learner's definition of DICTATE
[count] formal
: an order or direction given with authority usually plural
: a rule or principle that guides something (such as an activity or a person's behavior) usually plural
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