Definitions For Command


  • Availability for use
  • The power or authority to command
  • Great skillfulness and knowledge of some subject or activity
  • (computer science) a line of code written as part of a computer program
  • An authoritative direction or instruction to do something
  • A military unit or region under the control of a single officer
  • A position of highest authority
  • An order given to a person or animal to do something
  • An instruction in the form of a code or signal that tells a computer to do something
  • The power that someone (such as a military officer) has to give orders and to control a group of people


  • Make someone do something
  • Be in command of
  • Demand as one's due
  • Exercise authoritative control or power over
  • Look down on
  • To give (someone) an order : to tell (someone) to do something in a forceful and often official way
  • To have authority and control over (a group of people, such as soldiers)
  • To deserve or be able to get or receive (something)

Is Command a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

Points in Different Games

Words with Friends

The word Command is worth 14 points in Scrabble and 18 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Command in a Sentence

  • She commanded us to leave.
  • Military leaders commanded the troops to open fire.
  • She commanded that work on the bridge cease immediately.
  • We are expected to obey his commands.
  • She shouted out commands to the crew.
  • We started to teach the dog simple commands like “sit” and “lie down.”

Synonyms for Command

Antonyms for Command

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