Appeal and Decree


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Appeal noun – An earnest request.
Decree is an antonym for appeal.
Nearby Words: appealing, appealed, appealable
Antonyms for Appeal


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Decree noun – A statement of what to do that must be obeyed by those concerned.
Usage example: the boss doesn't give out many decrees, but he does expect those that are issued to be fully obeyed

Appeal is an antonym for decree.
Nearby Words: decreed, decreeing
Antonyms for Decree
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How words are described

public public appeal public decree
final final appeal final decree
subsequent subsequent appeal subsequent decree

Common collocations

trial appeal trial decree trial
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Decree and Appeal. (2016). Retrieved 2021, September 27, from
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Decree or Appeal. 2016. Accessed September 27, 2021.

Antonyms for appeal
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