Translation of "command" - English-Turkish dictionary


verb uk /kəˈmɑːnd/ us formal

to control someone or something and tell them what to do

komuta etmek, yönetmek, emir komuta etmek
He commanded the armed forces.
ORDER [ I, T ]

to order someone to do something

emretmek, buyurmak
[ + to do sth ] The officer commanded his men to shoot.
command attention/loyalty/respect, etc

to deserve and get attention, loyalty, respect, etc from other people

başkalarından saygı, dikkat, bağlılık görmek, hak etmek, kazanmak

(Translation of “command verb” from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary English-Turkish © Cambridge University Press)