a formal or authoritative proclamation
a legally binding command or decision entered on the court record (as if issued by a court or judge);
"a friend in New Mexico said that the order caused no trouble out there"
- The edict was subject to many interpretations.
- Stubbs the plasterer was much downcast at this dreadful edict.
- The no-brooch edict went out weeks ago.
- They caballed against the emperor's edict.
I got to read it and you got to sign it. That's the edict of the court.出自： W. Styron
The generall Edicts of nature.出自： fig.