Example sentences for: decree

How can you use “decree” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • For Microsoft, acceding to the consent decree was just the beginning.

  • Felipe II’s royal decree was based entirely on geography: the idea being that Madrid, smack in the center of Iberia, would promote centralized authority over regional power bases in a newly unified Spain.

  • According to British land records, the Jerusalem mufti's 1934 decree failed to prevent sales.

  • Many an entry had already had a life of its own before a ministerial decree raised it to its present status.

  • If the decree is a reference to the wedding vows, could he not be directing Romeo to consummate the marriage?

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