Synonyms of dictated


1. order, prescribe, dictate, inflict, bring down, visit, impose

usage: issue commands or orders for

2. dictate, read

usage: say out loud for the purpose of recording; "He dictated a report to his secretary"

3. dictate, govern, rule

usage: rule as a dictator


1. determined, dictated, set, settled (vs. unsettled)

usage: 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"

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