imperate

transitive verb
im·​per·​ate | \ˈimpəˌrāt\
-ed/-ing/-s

Definition of imperate 

(Entry 1 of 2)

imperate

adjective

Definition of imperate (Entry 2 of 2)

obsolete, of an act

: commanded contrasted with elicit

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Other Words from imperate

Transitive verb

imperation \ˌimpəˈrāshən \ noun plural -s

History and Etymology for imperate

Transitive verb

Latin imperatus, past participle of imperare to command

Adjective

Latin imperatus

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