Translation of "commanding" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary

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uk /kəˈmɑːn.dɪŋ/ us /kəˈmæn.dɪŋ/

commanding adjective (WITH AUTHORITY)

[ before noun ] having the authority to give orders

a commanding officer 指揮官

A commanding voice or manner seems to have authority and therefore demands your attention.

his commanding presence 他的威嚴氣度

commanding adjective (STRONG POSITION)

[ before noun ] in a very successful position and likely to win or succeed

He has a commanding lead in the championships. 他在錦標賽中遙遙領先。
a commanding position/view formal

a position or view from which a lot of land can be seen

The house occupies a commanding position at the top of the valley. 這所房子位於山谷頂上一個居高臨下的位置。

(Translation of “commanding” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)