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Synonyms for prescribe
prɪˈskraɪb

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. order, prescribe, dictate(verb)

    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, place, regularize

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. prescribe

    Synonyms:
    enjoin, order, impose, recommend, indicate, decree, dictate

    Antonyms:
    inhibition, prohibit, discountenance, discommend

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. prescribe(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    direct, order, appoint, ordain, dictate, enjoin, decree

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases:

    prescribing, prescribed, dictate, stipulate, impose

How to pronounce prescribe?

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How to use prescribe in a sentence?

  1. Peter Schwartz:

    Without these rules in place, it would be much riskier to prescribe opioids.

  2. Dennis Bourdette:

    In the multiple sclerosis field, there are a very small number of physicians who prescribe Acthar, and I've never understood why these physicians do that, if these accusations are true, it may provide an explanation.

  3. Voltaire:

    Doctors are men who prescribe medicines of which they know little, to cure diseases of which they know less, in human beings of whom they know nothing.

  4. William Sheel:

    If we prescribe an exercise or pulmonary rehab program at a given intensity— say, if we tell someone to exercise three times a week— should that be the same for men and women?

  5. Amy Conners:

    There are no restrictions on Dr. Schulenberg's medical license, and contrary to headlines and media reports published in the wake of today's unsealing of search warrants relating to the investigation, Dr. Schulenberg never directly prescribed opioids to Prince, nor did he ever prescribe opioids to any other person with the intent that they would be given to Prince.


Translations for prescribe

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  • وصفArabic
  • předepsatCzech
  • verschreiben, verordnen, vorschreibenGerman
  • recetar, prescribirSpanish
  • säätää, määrätäFinnish
  • ordonner, prescrireFrench
  • előír, felírHungarian
  • menentukanIndonesian
  • 処方, 規定Japanese
  • tūtohi, tūtohuMāori
  • voorschrijvenDutch
  • receitar, prescrever, ordenarPortuguese
  • prescrieRomanian
  • назначить, устанавливать, прописывать, установить, прописать, предписывать, предписать, назначатьRussian
  • ordinera, förskriva, skriva utSwedish

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