Synonyms of decree


1. decree, edict, fiat, order, rescript, act, enactment

usage: a legally binding command or decision entered on the court record (as if issued by a court or judge); "a friend in New Mexico said that the order caused no trouble out there"


1. decree, declare

usage: issue a decree; "The King only can decree"

2. rule, decree, decide, make up one's mind, determine

usage: decide with authority; "The King decreed that all firstborn males should be killed"

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Definition and meaning of decree (Dictionary)