dictate synonyms

Here's a list of possible synonyms and antonyms for the term dictate:


Princeton's WordNet

  1. dictatenoun

    an authoritative rule

  2. dictateverb

    a guiding principle

  3. order, prescribe, dictateverb

    issue commands or orders for

    Synonyms:
    put, govern, ordain, regularise, rate, dictate, arrange, set up, say, grade, ordinate, range, rank, consecrate, enjoin, regulate, tell, order, prescribe, place, regularize

  4. dictateverb

    say out loud for the purpose of recording

    Synonyms:
    order, prescribe

  5. dictateverb

    rule as a dictator

    Synonyms:
    order, prescribe

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. dictateverb

    Synonyms:
    prescribe, direct, ordain, command, order, bid, require, decree

  2. dictateverb

    Synonyms:
    utter (so that another may repeat or write)

  3. dictatenoun

    Synonyms:
    injunction, command, order, decree

  4. dictatenoun

    Synonyms:
    precept, maxim, rule

PPDB, the paraphrase database

List of paraphrases:

diktat, impose, prescribe



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