Definition of Decrees

1. Noun. (plural of decree) ¹



2. Verb. (third-person singular of decree) ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Decrees

1. decree [v] - See also: decree

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Decrees

decreasing function
decreasing functions
decreasing monotonic
decreasingly
decreation
decreations
decree
decree absolute
decree arbitral
decree nisi
decreeable
decreed
decreeing
decreer
decreers
decrees (current term)
decrees absolute
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decreet
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decreeth
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decrement
decremental
decremental conduction
decrementation
decremented
decrementing
decrements
decreolization

Literary usage of Decrees

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1. United States Supreme Court Reports by Lawyers Co-operative Publishing Company, United States Supreme Court (1890)
"The decrees recited the setting aside, on the llth of June, 1887, of the orders of the 10th of April, 1884, as void, and that all the orders or decrees ..."

2. The Cambridge Modern History by Adolphus William Ward, George Walter Prothero (1907)
"This was accordingly done ; and the decrees were confirmed by the Pope, who, ... Rapid progress was made meanwhile with the decrees on the Sacraments, ..."

3. Supreme Court Reporter by Robert Desty, United States Supreme Court, West Publishing Company (1920)
"The supplementary decree that Is now before us, since it simply brings to a conclusion those former suits pursuant to our decrees therein, must be treated ..."

4. A History of the People of the United States: From the Revolution to the by John Bach McMaster (1892)
"The orders thus resting on the decrees could be revoked till the decrees which caused them were repealed. Passing to the assertion of the United States that ..."

5. The History of the Popes, from the Close of the Middle Ages: Drawn from the by Ludwig Pastor, Ralph Francis Kerr, Frederick Ignatius Antrobus (1908)
"The decrees of the Lateran Council contain besides such ample reforms that the whole ... The reform decrees of the Council were despatched far and wide, ..."

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