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command

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verb
noun
1 noun order with authorityordú masc  c m uhe issued the command thug sé an t-ordúat her command ar a hordú sin, ar ordú uaithiseby the king's command ar ordú an rí 2 noun COMP computer instructionordú masc  c m u
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3 noun authority or controlceannas masc1  c m uceannasaíocht fem3  c m uthe sergeant took command of the attack ghlac an sáirsint ceannas ar an ionsaí, chuaigh an sáirsint i gceannas ar an ionsaíto have command bheith i gceannasshe had command of the boat bhí sí i gceannas ar an mbádhe had ten men under his command bhí deichniúr fear faoina cheannascommand post post ceannais 4 noun usually MIL group of officers in controlceannasaíocht fem3  c m u 5 noun MIL troops or district under one officer's commandceannasaíocht fem3  c m uthe senior officers from all commands na hoifigigh shinsearacha as gach ceannasaíocht 6 noun ability to control or useshe has an excellent command of grammar tá máistreacht aici ar an ngramadach, tá an-tuiscint aici ar an ngramadachhe had command of his temper bhí smacht aige ar a chuid feirge
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7 verb give order TRANSITIVEordaigh verb  c m u'Sit down,' he commanded. 'Suigh síos,' a d'ordaigh sé.he commanded them to leave d'ordaigh sé dóibh imeacht 8 verb MIL have authority or control over TRANSITIVEbheith i gceannas ar  c m uto command a ship bheith i gceannas ar long 9 verb get (price, salary etc) TRANSITIVEthis job commands a higher salary gabhann tuarastal níos airde leis an bpost seothe new drugs will command a high price beidh praghas ard ar na drugaí nua 10 verb obtain (respect, attention etc) TRANSITIVEtuill verb  c m usaothraigh verb  c m ushe knew how to command attention bhí a fhios aici conas aird a fháilhe commanded our respect bhí meas againn air, thuill sé ár meas 11 verb dominate, look down on (view etc) TRANSITIVEbheith ag féachaint anuas arthe church commanded the valley bhí an séipéal ag féachaint anuas ar an ngleann, bhí an eaglais go hard os cionn an ghleannathe house commands a superb view tá radharc iontach ón teach

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