Translation of "dictate" - English-Polish dictionary

dictate

verb uk us /dɪkˈteɪt/
SAY [ I, T ]

to say or read something for someone to write down

dyktować
Tony was busy dictating letters to his secretary.
DECIDE [ T ]

to decide or control what happens

decydować, dyktować
[ + question word ] The weather will dictate where we hold the party.

(Translation of “dictate” from the Cambridge English–Polish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)