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dictate

1. verb determine2. verb have control over3. verb give orders4. verb read out5. noun rule, imperative
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1 verb determine TRANSITIVEsocraigh verb  c m uleag síos  c m urialaigh verb  c m uthe constitution dictates what'll happen now tá sé leagtha amach sa bhunreacht cad a tharlóidh anoishow much was the decision dictated by practical needs? cén tionchar a bhí ag riachtanais phraiticiúla ar an gcinneadh?the numbers dictated that the class be divided into two groups na huimhreacha faoi deara go ndéanfaí dhá ghrúpa den rangpolitical circumstances might dictate otherwise d'fhéadfadh go socródh cúinsí polaitiúla a mhalairt as circumstances dictate ag brath ar na cúinsí 2 verb have control over TRANSITIVEsocraigh verb  c m ustiúir verb  c m uto dictate policy polasaí a shocrú, polasaí a leagan síosthe customers dictate the menu is iad na custaiméirí a shocraíonn an biachlárEurope dictated the agenda an Eoraip a leag síos an clár oibreSpain dictated the pace of the game bhí luas an chluiche faoi stiúir na Spáinne
Taispeáin iontráil iomlán 
3 verb pejorative give orders
INTRANSITIVEhe doesn't like dictating to people ní maith leis bheith ag tabhairt orduithe do dhaoineshe'll not be dictated to by anyone ní ghlacfaidh sise orduithe ó aon duinedon't try to dictate to me! ná bí ag iarraidh fios mo ghnó a insint dom!teaching is about educating, not dictating oideachas agus ní deachtóireacht atá i gceist leis an múinteoireacht
TRANSITIVEit's not for you to dictate to me what I should do ní fútsa atá sé a rá liom cad ba chóir dom a dhéanamhthey can't dictate what company to use ní féidir leo a leagan síos cén comhlacht ba cheart a úsáid
4 verb read out
TRANSITIVEdeachtaigh verb  c m uto dictate sth to sb ruda dheachtú do dhuine
INTRANSITIVEdeachtaigh verb  c m u
5 noun rule, imperativeriail fem5  c m ureacht masc3  c m uordú masc  c m uthe dictates of fashion reacht an fhaisinhe went against his father's dictates chuir sé in aghaidh orduithe a athar the dictates of conscience rialacha an choinsiasa
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to dictate terms to sb

téarmaí a leagan síos do dhuine