To exercise control; for example, Diane’s parents rule with an iron fist.
To impose a sentence on (a criminal defendant found guilty, for example).
To demand by virtue of a law, regulation, etc.
To request to be supplied with:
To decree; order; establish; enact
To arrange (pages of type or plates) in a frame in the proper order of printing
To represent or perform in or as in a play; act out
To reach a decision about after thought and investigation; decide upon
To exercise power or authority; be in control; act as a commander
To authorize is defined as to empower someone or to give the approval for something.
The definition of adjudicate is the act of making a judgment regarding a person or about a situation, most often in a courtroom.
To declare or order by law
To serve or function as a substitute for another:
To proclaim the presence or arrival of:
To pronounce is to say a word a certain way, to hand down a judgment or to formally announce something.
To decide is defined as to conclude, settle or make a choice.
To judge as referee.
To hear and pass judgment on (persons or cases) in a court of law
To decide (a dispute) as an arbitrator
To set down or impose rules; dictate
To influence the outcome or actions of (something) by improper or unlawful means:
To prescribe or command forcefully
An official or authoritarian declaration; a proclamation or edict.
An authoritative command or instruction.
An established principle, law, custom, or usage
Any arbitrary order
Any command or order
The act of pronouncing
A final ruling by a court or agency; the cessation of an interest in property or of a power granted by law.
A proclaiming or being proclaimed
An authoritative command or order.
A principle, rule, or law designed to control or govern conduct.
The action of establishing a rule, law, or direction.
A statement describing a relationship observed to be invariable between or among phenomena for all cases in which the specified conditions are met:
(Rare) Any law or decree
(Law) A statement of the plaintiff's cause for complaint in a court action
Find another word for decrees. In this page you can discover 43 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for decrees, like: rules, sentences, requires, orders, ordains, imposes, enacts, determines, commands, authorizes and appoints.