Antonyms
Etymology

1. federal

adjective. ['ˈfɛdɝəl, ˈfɛdrəl'] national; especially in reference to the government of the United States as distinct from that of its member units.

Antonyms

  • noncitizen

Etymology

  • fédéral (French)

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Words that Rhyme with Federal Court

  • underreport
  • transport
  • misreport
  • teleport
  • vanwart
  • vancourt
  • valcourt
  • rancourt
  • precourt
  • jeancourt
  • extort
  • distort
  • contort
  • consort
  • comport
  • support
  • resort
  • report
  • purport
  • mccourt
  • mccort
  • laporte
  • laforte
  • import
  • exhort
  • escort
  • deport
  • cavort
  • athwart
  • zwart

Example sentences of the word federal-court


1. Noun Phrase
Judges are public officials who preside over civil and criminal trials in local, state and federal courts.

2. Noun Phrase
The President appoints federal court justices for life, pending Senate approval.

2. Federal

adjective. being of or having to do with the northern United States and those loyal to the Union during the American Civil War.

Synonyms

  • Union

Antonyms

  • special agent
  • general agent

3. Federal

noun. any federal law-enforcement officer.

Synonyms

  • federal agent
  • agent
  • Fed

Antonyms

  • slave state
  • South
  • Dixieland
  • Confederate

4. Federal

noun. a member of the Union Army during the American Civil War.

Synonyms

  • Union soldier
  • Federal soldier
  • Yank
  • Yankee

Antonyms

  • Confederate States
  • Confederacy
  • Confederate States of America
  • gray

5. court

noun. ['ˈkɔrt'] an assembly (including one or more judges) to conduct judicial business.

Synonyms

  • F.I.S.C.
  • chancery
  • moot court
  • domestic relations court
  • appellate court
  • International Court of Justice
  • Inquisition
  • juvenile court
  • military court
  • Star Chamber
  • supreme court
  • kangaroo court
  • trial court
  • inferior court
  • superior court
  • court of justice
  • Bench
  • tribunal
  • divorce court
  • assembly
  • Rota
  • court of law
  • consistory
  • lawcourt
  • criminal court
  • federal court
  • Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Court
  • court of assize and nisi prius
  • high court
  • World Court
  • quarter sessions
  • judicature
  • lower court
  • traffic court
  • court of appeals
  • family court
  • probate court
  • police court
  • state supreme court
  • assizes
  • court of assize
  • jury
  • appeals court
  • court of domestic relations

Antonyms

  • opening
  • retreat
  • gladden
  • move in

Etymology

  • cort (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • cors (Latin)

6. court

noun. ['ˈkɔrt'] a room in which a lawcourt sits.

Synonyms

  • courthouse
  • witness stand
  • bench
  • bar
  • jury box
  • witness box
  • room

Antonyms

  • close
  • descend
  • linger
  • recede

Etymology

  • cort (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • cors (Latin)

7. court

verb. ['ˈkɔrt'] make amorous advances towards.

Synonyms

  • woo
  • solicit
  • act
  • romance
  • display
  • move
  • chase

Antonyms

  • move out
  • stay
  • rest
  • buy

Etymology

  • cort (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • cors (Latin)

8. court

noun. ['ˈkɔrt'] the sovereign and his advisers who are the governing power of a state.

Synonyms

  • authorities
  • regime
  • government
  • royal court
  • Sublime Porte
  • Porte

Antonyms

  • stand still
  • push
  • raise
  • pull

Etymology

  • cort (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • cors (Latin)

9. court

noun. ['ˈkɔrt'] a specially marked horizontal area within which a game is played.

Synonyms

  • tennis court
  • field
  • piste
  • squash court
  • volleyball court
  • badminton court
  • athletic field
  • basketball court
  • playing field
  • playing area

Antonyms

  • inactivity
  • overact
  • underact
  • fail

Etymology

  • cort (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • cors (Latin)

10. court

verb. ['ˈkɔrt'] seek someone's favor.

Antonyms

  • disrespect

Etymology

  • cort (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • cors (Latin)
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