Part of speech:
A rule or direction, as in technical matters
A formal statement; proclamation
A statute, ordinance, or other rule enacted by a legislature.
The definition of an enactment is the process of making a law, or acting out a scene from a play or document.
Any official, esp. arbitrary, decree or proclamation
The prescribed form or customary procedure, as in a meeting or court of law:
The definition of an announcement is a public declaration of something.
The definition of a ban is a ruling that forcibly stops something.
The definition of a bull is an uncastrated male bovine animal, or is slang for nonsensical and untrue talk.
Of one's will or judgment
In Roman law, a commission or contract by which a person undertakes to do something for another, without recompense but with indemnity against loss
The act of noting or observing; perception or attention:
The definition of an ordinance is a rule or law enacted by local government.
A listing of the order of events and other pertinent information for a public presentation.
A principle, rule, or law designed to control or govern conduct.
A reply from a Roman emperor to a magistrate's query about a point of law.
An official decision, esp. one made by a court or judge
Writ is defined as legal or holy writings, generally to order people to do certain actions.
A law or body of laws of a church
An organization founded to promote a cause:
Something that is prescribed; a rule, law, or direction:
A debt or other obligation resulting from a court order
Familiarity, awareness, or understanding gained through experience or study:
A law passed by a legislative body and set forth in a formal document
The addition of a differentia to a concept or notion, thus limiting its extent; -- the opposite of generalization.
Find another word for edict. In this page you can discover 39 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for edict, like: precept, declaration, proclamation, law, enactment, manifesto, fiat, ukase, annunciation, order and command.