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This graph shows how "dictates" have occurred between 1800 and 2008 in a corpus of English books.

Examples of usage for dictates:

  1. " After all, the only course which honour dictates lies straight before me. – Won from the Waves by W.H.G. Kingston
  2. We only act, my dear Harry, according to the dictates of duty; we must not encourage a son to disobey his parents. – Won from the Waves by W.H.G. Kingston
  3. " I must," he replied, releasing himself firmly and with what dignity was possible under the circumstances, " obey the dictates of honour." – A Poached Peerage by William Magnay

Quotes for dictates:

  1. Music commands how we feel, dictates what we experience in our feelings.
  2. We are the children of our landscape; it dictates behavior and even thought in the measure to which we are responsive to it.
  3. Why has government been instituted at all? Because the passions of man will not conform to the dictates of reason and justice without constraint.
  4. The answer dictates what the policy should be in our relationships with every country in the world.
  5. Man is a rational animal who always loses his temper when called upon to act in accordance with the dictates of reason.

Rhymes for dictates:

  1. fates, gates, mates, rates, straits, yeats, cates, yates, waits, hates, weights, grates, states, slates, traits, dates, baits, sates, plates, crates, plaits, pates, ates, bates, greats, eights, skates, spates, straights;
  2. abates, negates, relates, narrates, inflates, restates, translates, debates, predates, awaits, estates, creates, equates, updates, conflates, misstates;
  3. annotates, procreates, conjugates;
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