Key: "S:" = Show Synset (semantic) relations, "W:" = Show Word (lexical) relations
Display options for sense: (gloss) "an example sentence"
- S: (v) ordain, enact (order by virtue of superior authority; decree) "The King ordained the persecution and expulsion of the Jews"; "the legislature enacted this law in 1985"
- S: (v) ordain, consecrate, ordinate, order (appoint to a clerical posts) "he was ordained in the Church"
- S: (v) ordain (invest with ministerial or priestly authority) "The minister was ordained only last month"
- S: (v) ordain (issue an order)