Synonyms and Antonyms of commandment

  1. a statement of what to do that must be obeyed by those concerned the boss left behind a list of commandments for running the office while he was away Synonyms behest, charge, command, decree, dictate, direction, directive, do, edict, imperative, injunction, instruction, order, wordRelated Words demand, requirement; mandate; countermand, counterorder; law, precept, prescript, prescription, rule; ordinance, regulation, statuteNear Antonyms appeal, entreaty, petition, plea, urging; proposal, recommendation, suggestion

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