Definitions and translations for "dictate"

Definition of dictate

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Noun
1. An order or command.
I must obey the dictates of my conscience.
Verb
2. To order, command, control.
3. To speak in order for someone to write down the words.
She is dictating a letter to a stenographer.
The French teacher dictated a passage from Victor Hugo.
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English - English - dictate

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n. ruling principle; command, decree
v. say (something) aloud for someone to write down; command, order
v. give, hand down; dictate

English - Spanish - dictate

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s. dictamen; dictado, decretal, decreto, orden basada en autoridad
v. dictar, estipular, fijar; mandar

English - French - dictate

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n. dictée, ordre imposé; ordre, impératif
v. dicter

English - German - dictate

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n. Diaktat; Befehl
v. diktieren, vorschreiben

English - Indonesian - dictate

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n. perintah
v. mendiktekan, mendikte, mengimlakan, memerintah

English - Italian - dictate

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s. ordine, dettato; (fig) dettame, legge
v. dettare; imporre; richiedere

English - Polish - dictate

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v. dyktować, podyktować, narzucać, nakazać coś
n. dyktat

English - Portuguese - dictate

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s. ditame, sentença; ordem; ditado
v. ditar

English - Romanian - dictate

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v. dicta, ordona, obliga, determina, comanda
n. dictat, ordin, directivă

English - Russian - dictate

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с. предписание, веление, диктат
г. диктовать, продиктовать, предписывать

English - Turkish - dictate

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f. dikte etmek, söyleyerek yazdırmak; zorla kabul ettirmek, emretmek, etkilemek; belirlemek
i. dikte, prensip; emir

English - Ukrainian - dictate

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n. приписання, наказ
v. диктувати, прописувати, наказувати, продиктувати

English - Dutch - dictate

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zn. ingeving; bevel
ww. dicteren

English - Greek - dictate

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ουσ. διαταγή, προσταγή, υπαγόρευση
ρήμ. προστάζω, υπαγορεύω, διατάσσω

English - Arabic - dictate

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‏أمر، أملى، أملى أوامره‏

English - Chinese - dictate

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(名) 命令, 指令, 指挥
(动) 口授, 使听写, 口述; 命令, 要求, 规定; 口授, 口述; 命令, 支配

English - Chinese - dictate

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(名) 命令, 指令, 指揮
(動) 口授, 使聽寫, 口述; 命令, 要求, 規定; 口授, 口述; 命令, 支配

English - Hindi - dictate

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n. हुक्म, शासन, हुक्मनामा, आज्ञा, आज्ञापत्र
v. बोलकर लिखाना, इमला बोलना, दबाव डालना, हुक्म देना, आज्ञा देना, हुक्म चलाना, आज्ञापूर्वक कहना

English - Japanese - dictate

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(動) 書き取らせる; 命令する; 口述する
(名) 命令; 口述

English - Korean - dictate

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명. 명령; 지배적인 원칙
동. 받아 쓰게 하다; 명령하다

English - Vietnamese - dictate

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n. mạng lịnh
v. đọc cho người nào viết, bắt buộc, bắt theo, ra lịnh
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Synonyms for dictate
1. compose: speak, deliver, interview, formulate, record
2. impose: decree, instruct, direct, lay down, regiment, ordain, prescribe
Verb forms for dictate
Present participle: dictating
Present: dictate (3.person: dictates)
Past: dictated
Future: will dictate
Present conditional: would dictate
Present Perfect: have dictated (3.person: has dictated)
Past Perfect: had dictated
Future Perfect: will have dictated
Past conditional: would have dictated