English translation of 'आदेश देना'
आदेश देना /adesha dena/
1. command transitive verb, countable noun
If you command someone to do something, or if you give them a command to do it, you order them to do it.
'Follow me,' he commanded.
The dog owner will then give the command 'Forward'.
2. dictate transitive verb
If you dictate to someone, you tell them what they must do.
What gives them the right to dictate to us what we should eat?
3. order transitive verb, countable noun
If someone in authority orders something, orders you to do something, or gives you an order, they tell you to do something.
The President has ordered a full investigation.
He ordered his men to stop shooting.
She was fined £1,200 for disobeying orders.
4. order phrasal verb
If someone is ordering you around, they are telling you what to do as if they have authority over you.
5. prescribe transitive verb
If a person or set of laws or rules prescribes an action or duty, they state that it must be carried out.[formal]
This law prescribes the method of electing a president.
6. require transitive verb
If a law or rule requires you to do something, you have to do it.[formal]
The rules require employers to provide safety training.
He knows exactly what's required of him.
7. rule intransitive verb
When someone in authority rules on a particular matter, they give an official decision about it.[formal]
The court has not yet ruled on the case.
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Translation of आदेश देना from the Collins Hindi to English Dictionary