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dic·tat·ed

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. determined, dictated, setadjective

    determined or decided upon as by an authority

    "date and place are already determined"; "the dictated terms of surrender"; "the time set for the launching"

    Synonyms:
    set(p), set, laid, compulsive, situated, located, placed, fit(p), hardened, primed(p), determined, fixed, driven, rigid

    Antonyms:
    unsettled

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "dictated":

    driven, imposed, rendered

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How to use dictated in a sentence?

  1. James Inhofe:

    The Endangered Species Act has gone from a well-intentioned piece of legislation in the 1970s to one that is dictated by environmental activist groups taking advantage of the adversarial system.

  2. Clayson Benally:

    Every time one of those elders leaves this world, it's like a whole library, a whole beautiful chapter of our history, of our ceremonies -- all that knowledge, gone, it's not written, it's not dictated, you're not going to find it on the internet.

  3. Bernadett Szel:

    Viktor Orban has done everything, sidelining all principles and rational considerations and shared interests with our allies, to form a good relationship with Putin, but when his interests so dictated, Putin withdrew from this project in the blink of an eye.

  4. Mary McCarthy:

    In politics, it seems, retreat is honorable if dictated by military considerations and shameful if even suggested for ethical reasons.

  5. Joe McMahon:

    The narrative would've been dictated and controlled, really, by members of the Chicago Police Department, their attempts to really control the narrative of what Jason Van Dyke did and how it was so different from what he actually did -- I think that backfired.


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