noun. the first of three divisions of the Hebrew Scriptures comprising the first five books of the Hebrew Bible considered as a unit.
- Hebrew Scripture
- Book of Leviticus
- Old Testament
- Book of Numbers
- Book of Genesis
- Book of Exodus
Words that Rhyme with Laws
Example sentences of the word laws
1. Noun, plural
Make sure you know the laws in your state before you try this method (see Resources below).
Quotes containing the word laws
1. Life, liberty, and property do not exist because men have made laws. On the contrary, it was the fact that life, liberty, and property existed beforehand that caused men to make laws in the first place.
- Frederic Bastiat
2. I hope we shall crush in its birth the aristocracy of our monied corporations which dare already to challenge our government to a trial by strength, and bid defiance to the laws of our country.
- Thomas Jefferson
3. I do find the sibling connection endlessly fascinating, as I do all family dynamics. I like how siblings seem to create their own parentless mini-civilization within a family, one that has its own laws, myths, language, humor, its own loyalties and treacheries.
- Jandy Nelson