Translation of "command" - English-Spanish dictionary

command

noun uk /kəˈmɑːnd/

an order to do something

orden

[ no plural ] control over someone or something and responsibility for them or it

mando
Jones was in command (= the leader).

an instruction to a computer

orden
verb uk /kəˈmɑːnd/ formal

to order someone to do something

ordenar, mandar
The officer commanded his men to shoot.

(Translation of “command” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

command

verb /kəˈmaːnd/

to order

ordenar, mandar
I command you to leave the room immediately!

to have authority over

estar al mando de
He commanded a regiment of soldiers.

to have by right

infundir, inspirar
He commands great respect.
commandant /komənˈdant, (American) ˈkoməndant/ noun

an officer who has the command of a place or of a body of troops.

comandante
commander noun

a person who commands

comandante
He was the commander of the expedition.

in the British navy, an officer of the rank next below the captain.

capitán de fragata
commanding adjective

impressive

autoritario
He has a commanding appearance.

with a wide view

dominante
The house had a commanding position on the hill.
commandment noun

a command given by God, especially one of the ten given to Moses

mandamiento
the Ten Commandments.
commander-in-chief noun (plural commanders-in-chief)

the officer in supreme command of an army, or of the entire forces of the state.

comandante en jefe

(Translation of “command” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)