Translation of "decree" - English-Spanish dictionary

decree

noun uk /dɪˈkriː/ us formal

an official statement that something must happen

decreto
More than 200 people were freed by military decree.
verb uk /dɪˈkriː/ us

to officially decide or order that something must happen

decretar
They decreed an end to discrimination on grounds of age.
After the earthquake, the government decreed that all new buildings must be built according to the new standards.

(Translation of “decree” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

decree

noun /diˈkriː/

an order or law

decreto
A decree was issued by the king.

a ruling of a court of civil law.

sentencia

(Translation of “decree” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)