Definition of edicts:
Synonyms for edicts:
She hastened her step a little, resolved that this time she would teach Jerry, in an unforgettable fashion, that her edicts of banishment were final and that they could not be lightly disobeyed- but this time it was not Jerry.- "A Pagan of the Hills", Charles Neville Buck.
- "The Memoirs of Cardinal de Retz, Complete", Jean Francois Paul de Gondi, Cardinal de Retz.
It is probable, however, that the Mysteries were celebrated secretly in spite of the severe edicts of Theodosius and that they were partly continued through the dark ages, though stripped of their splendour.- "The Eleusinian Mysteries and Rites", Dudley Wright.