(1) He really stepped on the gas racing up the far side where he held a commanding lead.(2) But his commanding officers in the desert know that if they do something like that, they will be personally held responsible for war crimes after the war is over.(3) Finally, soldiers must also be protected from ‘official tyranny,’ or the will of their commanding officers.(4) His third was supplied by Gray to put his team in a commanding 4-1 lead.(5) Built overlooking the valley, it holds a commanding view of the area and is a spectacular sight.(6) As on the Westminster stage he has a commanding presence among the assorted collection of European heads of government and their respective finance ministers.(7) Partial results show them with a commanding lead.(8) She had a commanding lead, and it narrowed, and then she won convincingly, so it was good news for Republicans across the board.(9) At its westernmost tip, the most commanding position of the site offers a fine panoramic view of the harbor and beyond.(10) She stood next to Mother with a commanding presence.(11) Your commanding officers will not take kindly to your disregard to authority.(12) Taken aback, she stammeringly asked them, ‘Are you sure your commanding officer sent you to the right address?’(13) The new hide here is far from that - built from Welsh Oak in a distinctive heron shape, it stands on stilts in one of the lakes, providing visitors with a commanding position from which to view the birdlife.(14) She will be back in uniform pursuing her ‘other life’ - as a commanding officer in the California Army National Guard.(15) India also took a commanding 3-lead in the final set, but Japan fought back to make it 5-5.(16) This raised seat height also provides a commanding view of the road ahead allowing potential hazards to be recognised and reacted to sooner than might be the case in a conventional small car.
(1) command :: bevel
1. dominant ::
2. authoritative ::
4. order ::
5. be in charge of ::
wees in beheer van
6. receive ::
7. control ::
8. require ::
9. dominate ::
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With Euron Greyjoy
COMMANDING our naval forces,
Game of Thrones Season 7, Episode 3
- You do not command me.
- I wasn't COMMANDING you.
Game of Thrones Season 1, Episode 4
Well, she's still pulling
a COMMANDING lead.
The Big Bang Theory Season 11, Episode 12
I've been told you're COMMANDING
the left flank.
Game of Thrones Season 8, Episode 2
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