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1. fiat

noun. ['ˈfaɪæt'] a legally binding command or decision entered on the court record (as if issued by a court or judge).

Synonyms

  • decree
  • prohibition
  • ban
  • bull
  • act
  • consent decree
  • legal separation
  • proscription
  • curfew
  • rescript
  • order
  • programma
  • decree nisi
  • edict
  • enactment
  • imperial decree
  • judicial separation
  • stay

Antonyms

  • permit
  • decriminalize
  • legalize
  • decriminalise

Etymology

  • fiat (Latin)

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Words that Rhyme with Fiat

  • acmat
  • angstadt
  • angstadt
  • aninat
  • arafat
  • arbat
  • asat
  • augat
  • austat
  • bacot
  • calmat
  • chiat
  • combat
  • comsat
  • conradt
  • coonradt
  • cossat
  • eichstadt
  • eichstaedt
  • eisenstadt

Example sentences of the word fiat


1. Adjective
Gold, a perennial currency has what many fiat currencies lack - intrinsic value.

Quotes containing the word fiat


1. His hair isn’t turning gray—it’s turning silver, and it’s going up in value. Aging is the best hedge against an inflationary fiat currency.
- Jarod Kintz, This Book is Not FOR SALE

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