decree

Best matches, sorted by the Matches.

1-12 of 12 possibilities

Definition/MeaningWord/Phrase
decree that prohibits something ban , prohibition , proscription
proceeding brought to obtain an explanation or an alteration or a reversal of a decree by the court that rendered it bill of review
(New Testament) day of the Last Judgment when God will decree the fates of all men according to the good and evil of their earthly lives crack of doom , Day of Judgement , Day of Judgment , day of reckoning , doomsday , Doomsday , end of the world , Judgement Day , Judgment Day , Last Day , Last Judgement , Last Judgment
decree issued on a first petition for divorce; becomes absolute at some later date decree nisi
pope's decree on canon law decretal
decree, formal edict , rescript
decree issued by a sovereign ruler imperial decree
judicial decree regulating the rights and responsibilities of a married couple living apart judicial separation , legal separation
decree taking effect, of a nisi
decree and authorize ordain
imperial decree that becomes part of the fundamental law of the land pragmatic , pragmatic sanction
arbitrary decree ukase
Search another word or see decree on Thesaurus | Reference
Copyright © 2014 Dictionary.com, LLC. All rights reserved.
  • Please Login or Sign Up to use the Recent Searches feature