Free dictionary and thesaurus of English. Definitions, synonyms, antonyms and more...
Hint: double-click any word to get it searched!



[an error occurred while processing this directive]
Adjective prescribed has 4 senses
  1. prescribed - set down as a rule or guide
    arbitrary (indirect, via nonarbitrary)
  2. appointed, decreed, ordained, prescribed - fixed or established especially by order or command; "at the time appointed (or the appointed time")
    Antonym: unsettled (indirect, via settled)
  3. official, prescribed - conforming to set usage, procedure, or discipline; "in prescribed order"
    Antonym: irregular (indirect, via regular)
  4. positive, prescribed - formally laid down or imposed; "positive laws"
    Antonym: informal (indirect, via formal)
Verb prescribe has 1 sense
  1. order, prescribe, dictate - issue commands or orders for
    --1 is one way to inflict, bring down, visit, impose
    Derived form: noun prescription1
    Sample sentence:
    Somebody ----s something
Home | Free dictionary software | Copyright notice | Contact us | Network & desktop search | Search My Network | LAN Find | Reminder software | Software downloads | WordNet dictionary | Automotive thesaurus