Translation of "dictate" - English-Turkish dictionary


verb uk /dɪkˈteɪt/ us
SAY [ I, T ]

to say or read something for someone to write down

yazdırmak, dikte etmek
Tony was busy dictating / letters to his secretary.

to decide or control what happens

olan bitene karar verip yönlendirmek
[ + question word ] The weather will dictate where we hold the party.

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