Definitions of prescribe
v. t. - To lay down authoritatively as a guide, direction, or rule of action; to impose as a peremptory order; to dictate; to appoint; to direct. 2
v. t. - To direct, as a remedy to be used by a patient; as, the doctor prescribed quinine. 2
v. i. - To give directions; to dictate. 2
v. i. - To influence by long use 2
v. i. - To write or to give medical directions; to indicate remedies; as, to prescribe for a patient in a fever. 2
v. i. - To claim by prescription; to claim a title to a thing on the ground of immemorial use and enjoyment, that is, by a custom having the force of law. 2
The word "prescribe" uses 9 letters: B C E E I P R R S.
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