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Synonyms for covenant
ˈkʌv ə nənt

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. covenant, compact, concordat(noun)

    a signed written agreement between two or more parties (nations) to perform some action

    Synonyms:
    powder compact, compact, concordat, compact car

  2. covenant(verb)

    (Bible) an agreement between God and his people in which God makes certain promises and requires certain behavior from them in return

    Synonyms:
    compact, concordat

  3. covenant(verb)

    enter into a covenant

  4. covenant(verb)

    enter into a covenant or formal agreement

    "They covenanted with Judas for 30 pieces of silver"; "The nations covenanted to fight terrorism around the world"

English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. covenant

    All these words involve at least two parties, tho an engagement or promise may be the act of but one. A contract is a formal agreement between two or more parties for the doing or leaving undone some specified act or acts, and is ordinarily in writing. Mutual promises may have the force of a contract. A consideration, or compensation, is essential to convert an agreement into a contract. A contract may be oral or written. A covenant in law is a written contract under seal. Covenant is frequent in religious usage, as contract is in law and business. Compact is essentially the same as contract, but is applied to international agreements, treaties, etc. A bargain is a mutual agreement for an exchange of values, without the formality of a contract. A stipulation is a single item in an agreement or contract. A cartel is a military agreement for the exchange of prisoners or the like.

    Synonyms:
    agreement, arrangement, bargain, cartel, compact, contract, engagement, obligation, pact, pledge, promise, stipulation

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. covenant(n)

    Synonyms:
    agreement, bond, stipulation, compact, contract, league, bargain

    Antonyms:
    promise, intimation, assurance, parole, understanding

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. covenant(n.)

    Synonyms:
    agreement, bargain, contract, compact, stipulation, arrangement, treaty, convention, concordat, pact

  2. covenant(v. n.)

    Synonyms:
    bargain, stipulate, agree; make a stipulation

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. covenant(n)

    Synonyms:
    compact, agreement, pact, concordat

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases:

    pact, compact, iccpr, icescr, pacte, crown, pacto, convention, convenant, covenants, deal, sgp

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How to use covenant in a sentence?

  1. Brian Deschanel:

    A politician's covenant to people, is the Judas Kiss with lipstick.

  2. Matthew Armfield:

    It is so unbelievably upsetting to see my father, Dan, and my fellow members of First Covenant experience the hate, deceit and actions that go against the teachings of love and inclusion that Jesus Christ preached.

  3. Dean Keak Tegn:

    I made covenant with my heart that I can't keep silent when people are trying to hid the Truth to the people. It's the place where I struggle most and suffer most.

  4. Mizuho Securities analyst Irina Koffler:

    Valeant( may need) to pay in excess of the 50-100 bps in fees and/or interest expense hypothesized by our bond desk for its covenant amendments.

  5. James Hosie:

    The lenders have been quite accommodating - they saw the risk of a covenant breach ahead and have extended them some flexibility, which should be sufficient to allow EnQuest to keep investing in its projects.


Translations for covenant

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

  • عهد, ميثاقArabic
  • договор, споразумявам се, спогодба, договарям сеBulgarian
  • dohodaCzech
  • pagtDanish
  • ZusageGerman
  • σύμφωνο, συμφωνία, σύμβαση, συνθήκηGreek
  • cláusula, pacto, convenio, contrato, alianzaSpanish
  • sitoumus, ehto, sopimusvakuus, sitoutua, sopimusehtoFinnish
  • engagementFrench
  • cùmhnantScottish Gaelic
  • בריתHebrew
  • ուխտArmenian
  • perjanjianIndonesian
  • stilare un accordo, concludere, convenzione, allearsi, sottoscrivere, convenzionarsi, alleanza, contrarre, impegnarsi, clausola accessoria, patto, convenire, contratto, accordarsi, clausola secondaria, stipulare, accordo solenneItalian
  • בריתHebrew
  • 誓約, 約束する, 特約, 契約するJapanese
  • pactiō, pactumLatin
  • zawrzeć umowę, umówić się, umowa, ugodaPolish
  • contrato, pacto, promessaPortuguese
  • legământRomanian
  • договор, заключать соглашениеRussian
  • pakt, överenskommelse, avtal, avtala, förbundSwedish
  • 盟約Chinese

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