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Covenant

Pronunciation of Covenant
/kˈʌvənənt/, /kˈʌvənənt/, /k_ˈʌ_v_ə_n_ə_n_t/

Synonyms for covenant

agreement (noun)

acceptance, accession, accord, accordance, acquiescence, agreement, arrangement, assent, bond, capitulation, compact, concord, concordance, concurrence, consensus, consent, contract, deal, empathy, pact, pledge, promise, settlement, stipulation, treaty, unanimity, understanding.

promise (noun)

agreement, arrangement, assurance, bond, compact, consent, contract, engagement, guarantee, oath, obligation, pact, pledge, promise, stipulation, understanding, vow, mutual agreement.

Sense 1 (noun)

accede, accept, sign up, undertake, yield, go along with, say yes, commit yourself.

Sense 2 (noun)

agree, common ground, convention.

Sense 3 (noun)

affidavit, article, brief, clause, codicil, conveyance, criminal record, transaction.

Sense 4 (noun)

guaranty, plight, warrant, word, word of honor, solemn word.

agreement (noun)

acceptance, accession, accord, accordance, acquiescence, agreement, arrangement, assent, bond, capitulation, compact, concord, concordance, concurrence, consensus, consent, contract, deal, empathy, pact, pledge, promise, settlement, stipulation, treaty, unanimity, understanding.

compact (noun)

solemn agreement.

covenant (noun)

compact, concordat.

pact, promise (noun)

agreement, arrangement, bargain, bond, commitment, compact, concordat, contract, convention, deal, deed, dicker, handshake, papers, stipulation, transaction, treaty, trust.

promise (noun)

assurance, engagement, guarantee, oath, obligation, vow, mutual agreement.

promises (noun)

commitment.

agree (verb)

concur, engage, pledge, plight, promise, stipulate, swear, undertake, vow.

Sense 1

affidavit, codicil, criminal record, escrow, living will, patent, petition, proviso, service contract, subpoena, summons, testament, waiver, word of honor, restraining order, solemn word, escape clause.

Sense 2

charter, deed, section, security, transaction, will.

Sense 3

process.

Sense 4

article, term.

Sense 5

brief, guaranty.

Sense 6

convention, warrant.

Sense 7

word.

Sense 8

order.

Usage examples for covenant

  1. And more, what is not in the covenant,"- Kassim drew from beneath his rich brocaded vest the dagger of Amir Khan, its blade still carrying the dried blood of the Chief-" this is thine to keep thy vile life if you can. – Caste by W. A. Fraser
  2. They are therefore bound to Covenant. – The Ordinance of Covenanting by John Cunningham
  3. But, again, that their pretended renovation is a real burying of the covenanted reformation, appears from their overlooking, casting by, and keeping out the National Covenant, as it was renewed in the year 1638, and the Solemn League and Covenant, as renewed in the year 1648, and going back to the years 1580 and 1581, as the pattern they propose to follow in carrying on of their covenanted testimony. – Act, Declaration, & Testimony for the Whole of our Covenanted Reformation, as Attained to, and Established in Britain and Ireland; Particularly Betwixt the Years 1638 and 1649, Inclusive by The Reformed Presbytery
  4. And Moses cast the two tables out of his hands; and their covenant was broken; that the love of Jesus might be sealed in your hearts, unto the hope of his faith. – The Forbidden Gospels and Epistles, Complete by Archbishop Wake
  5. The covenant, with an exception of one hundred pounds, and the act of Parliament, without any exception, declared that the Governor- General and Council should receive no presents for their own use. – The Works of the Right Honourable Edmund Burke, Vol. X. (of 12) by Edmund Burke
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