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dic·tat·ed

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. determined, dictated, setadjective

    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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  1. dictated

    Dictated is a term usually used to describe a situation where something is being determined, influenced, or controlled by a particular factor or authority. It can also refer to the act of speaking words aloud to be written down or recorded by someone else.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Dictated

    of Dictate

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of dictated in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of dictated in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Examples of dictated in a Sentence

  1. Eliot Rabin:

    We have maintained our distanceand we have obeyed every singlerule, but I feel that thiscountry is being dictated tounnecessarily, personally, Im puttingno one in danger.

  2. Harold Bornstein:

    He dictated that whole letter. I didn't write that letter, i just made it up as I went along.

  3. Michelle Tremillo:

    We want to be clear on a key point about the Harvey Community Relief Fund, which is being housed within the Texas Organizing Project Education Fund: We have an ironclad commitment that 100 percent of the money raised into this fund will be spent directly on ensuring low income and people of color are not forgotten in the relief, recovery and reconstruction efforts. Not a dime will be spent on any other purpose, we and our allies intend to make sure that our communities are at the forefront of the recovery process, and that they get the resources they need to rebuild their lives. We will make a determination about which relief efforts in particular to dedicate this funding after the floods recede. Our expenditures will be dictated by the needs of our communities, and we anticipate those needs will range from personal hygiene items to legal aid and advocacy.

  4. Clayson Benally:

    Every time one of those elders leaves this world, it's like a whole library, a whole beautiful chapter of our history, of our ceremonies -- all that knowledge, gone, it's not written, it's not dictated, you're not going to find it on the internet.

  5. David Norris:

    Fed policy is dictated by data, and on a meeting-by-meeting basis.

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    used of men; markedly masculine in appearance or manner
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