Definition of Decree:
Order (something) by decree.
Judgment or court order. An interlocutory decree establishes a liability but not its amount, whereas a final decree establishes both.
An official order issued by a legal authority.
Synonyms of Decree
Act, Act on, Action, Adjudge, Announcement, Appointment, Authorize, Award, Behest, Bid, Bidding, Bill, Brevet, Bull, Bylaw, Call on, Call the signals, Call upon, Canon, Charge, Charging, Choose, Choose to, Command, Commission, Compel, Condemn, Condemnation, Consideration, Constitute, Constrain, Decide, Decision, Declaration, Declare, Declare lawful, Decree-law, Decreement, Decretal, Decretum, Deliverance, Demand, Desire, Determination, Determine, Diagnosis, Dictate, Dictation, Dictum, Diktat, Direct, Direction, Directive, Doom, Edict, Edictum, Enact, Enact laws, Enactment, Enjoin, Establish, Fiat, Filibuster, Find, Find against, Find for, Finding, Force, Foredestiny, Foregone conclusion, Foreknowledge, Foreordination, Form, Formality, Formula, Formulary, Formulate, Get the floor, Give an order, Give the word, Have the floor, Impose, Injunction, Institution, Instruct, Instruction, Ipse dixit, Issue a command, Issue a writ, Judgement, Jus, Kill, Law, Lay down, Legalize, Legislate, Legislation, Legitimate, Legitimatize, Legitimize, Lex, Lobby through, Logroll, Make a regulation, Make legal, Mandate, Manifesto, Measure, Necessity, Oblige, Ordain, Order, Order about, Ordinance, Ordonnance, Pass, Pass judgment, Pass sentence, Pigeonhole, Pocket, Precedent, Precept, Predestination, Predetermination, Preordination, Prescience, Prescribe, Prescript, Prescription, Proclaim, Proclamation, Prognosis, Promulgate, Promulgation, Pronounce, Pronounce judgment, Pronounce on, Pronouncement, Pronunciamento, Put in force, Put through, Railroad through, Regulate, Regulation, Report, Require, Rescript, Resolution, Resolve, Return a verdict, Roll logs, Rubric, Rule, Ruling, Sanction, Say the word, See fit, Senatus consult, Senatus consultum, Sentence, Set, Standing order, Statute, Table, Take the floor, Think fit, Think good, Think proper, Ukase, Utter a judgment, Validate, Verdict, Veto, Will, Wish, Yield the floor, Order, Edict, Command, Commandment, Mandate, Proclamation, Dictum, Fiat, Promulgation, Precept, Order, Command, Rule, Dictate, Lay down, Prescribe, Pronounce, Proclaim, Ordain
How to use Decree in a sentence?
- The president decreed that the military was to be streamlined.
- The decree guaranteed freedom of assembly.
Meaning of Decree & Decree Definition