A key principle of law that has been repeated so often it has become a commonplace expression.
The definition of an adage is a saying that has come to be accepted as truth over time.
A statement that is obviously true or that is often presented as true:
The definition of an aphorism is a brief sentence or phrase that expresses an opinion or a statement.
A person or thing that has become commonly recognized as a type of specified characteristics; byword
Of or like an axiom
The definition of a saying is something that has been said, like a motto or catch phrase.
Something postulated; assumption or axiom
The antecedent of a conditional statement.
Characterized by or having the nature of wit; funny or jocular:
(Law) A judge's remark or observation on some point of law which is not essential to the case in question, hence not binding as a legal precedent
A rule or direction, as in technical matters
A statute or regulation governing the court process:
(Military, US) A squad automatic weapon or section automatic weapon, a kind of light machine gun.
Doubtfulness or uncertainty as regards interpretation:
A leading or primary principle, rule, law, or article, which serves as the groundwork of a system; essential part, as, the fundamentals of linear algebra.
A group of persons living under a religious rule:
The definition of hypothetical is something that is assumed or based on theory.
A fundamental truth, law, doctrine, or motivating force, upon which others are based
(Philosophy) A characteristic or property that particular things have in common.
Characterized by simplicity or crudity; unsophisticated:
Requiring no proof or explanation.
A standard to judge by; criterion
A widely used and accepted device or technique, as in drama, literature, or painting:
The definition of a motto is a phrase or quote that is representative of a person or brand's ideals and values.
(Logic) An informative statement whose truth or falsity can be evaluated by means of logic
An expression of relations in an equation or formula
Fidelity to an original or standard:
Words or actions that convey an absurd meaning or no meaning at all
A statute, ordinance, or other rule enacted by a legislature.
Find another word for axiom. In this page you can discover 52 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for axiom, like: maxim, adage, truism, aphorism, proverb, axiomatic, witticism, saying, byword, absurdity and foolishness.