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Synonyms for command

Synonyms for command

to have at one's disposal

to have authoritative charge of

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to rise above, especially so as to afford a view of

the act of exercising controlling power or the condition of being so controlled

the capacity to lead others

natural or acquired facility in a specific activity

Synonyms for command

an authoritative direction or instruction to do something

the power or authority to command

availability for use

a position of highest authority

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great skillfulness and knowledge of some subject or activity

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be in command of

demand as one's due

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look down on

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James Goldsmith, national commander-in-chief of the Veterans of Foreign Wars, holds 7-year-old Rachel Espinoza, daughter of a Gulf War vet, during a visit Monday to VFW Post 2805 in Canoga Park.
This is the theater commander-in-chiefs and the unified command, or the Defense Intelligence Agency for attaches.
As such, he was wearing two hats: commander-in-chief (CINC) of all forces in theater, and ground forces commander.
The lower court in this matter improperly interfered with the President's authority as Commander-in-Chief in wartime, and this Court should reverse the district court and affirm the legality of the NSA program at issue here.
One solution to this is to start the process as early as possible, with complete information, with equally early consent of the regional commander-in-chief and his staff.
Air Marshal K J Mathews, Commander-in-Chief, Strategic Forces Command at the naval base here, commissioned it on Thursday at a colourful ceremony.
Lt-General Dhahi Khalfan Tamim, Chairman of the Higher Committee for Labour Crises Management and Commander-in-Chief of the Dubai Police, said Shaikh Saif's approval of specific methodology to address workers' sit-ins highlights the government's policy to stand with the workers demanding their lawful rights under a framework that guarantees the return of rights to original claimants and preserve the security.
Supreme Court has an important opportunity - in the cases of Yaser Hamdi and Jose Padilla - to permit the President - in his constitutional role as Commander-in-Chief - to lead the nation in the war on terrorism - including taking action necessary to hold U.
Talwar along with Commander-in-Chief of Eastern Naval Command Vice-Admiral Anup Singh saw the lowering of the Indian flag and the Naval Ensign.
Supreme Court should follow the Constitution and permit President Bush to act as Commander-in-Chief in the war on terror - not hundreds of federal judges.
Andaman Nicobar Command's Commander-in-Chief Vice Admiral Devendra Kumar Joshi and Commander of Indonesian Western Fleet Command would jointly control the operations.
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