What does prescribed mean?

Definitions for prescribed

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word prescribed.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. prescribed(adj)

    set down as a rule or guide

  2. appointed, decreed, ordained, prescribed(adj)

    fixed or established especially by order or command

    "at the time appointed (or the appointed time")

  3. official, prescribed(adj)

    conforming to set usage, procedure, or discipline

    "in prescribed order"

  4. positive, prescribed(adj)

    formally laid down or imposed

    "positive laws"

Webster Dictionary

  1. Prescribed

    of Prescribe


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of prescribed in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of prescribed in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Frederick Douglas:

    The limits of tyrants are prescribed by the endurance of those whom they oppose.

  2. Gary Holder-Winfield:

    Never forget is not something you say on a prescribed day; if it is real it is something you live the rest of your life

  3. House Speaker John Boehner:

    This has been an ongoing problem, members should make every attempt to appear in the chamber within the prescribed 15 minutes.

  4. The National:

    It is essential for all observers to understand the importance of taking standard measurements in the prescribed consistent manner.

  5. Naoaki Torisu:

    Detainees take pills prescribed according to their medical needs, i cannot grasp the exact intent behind the committee’s statement.

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