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Synonyms for jurisdiction
ˌdʒʊər ɪsˈdɪk ʃən

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. legal power, jurisdiction(noun)

    (law) the right and power to interpret and apply the law

    "courts having jurisdiction in this district"

    Synonyms:
    legal power

  2. jurisdiction(noun)

    in law; the territory within which power can be exercised

    Synonyms:
    legal power

Wiktionary

  1. jurisdiction(noun)

    Synonyms:
    power

  2. jurisdiction(noun)

    the power, right, or authority to interpret and apply the law

    Synonyms:
    power

  3. jurisdiction(noun)

    the power or right to exercise authority

    Synonyms:
    power

  4. jurisdiction(noun)

    the authority of a sovereign power to govern or legislate

    Synonyms:
    power

  5. jurisdiction(noun)

    the limits or territory within which authority may be exercised

    Synonyms:
    power

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. jurisdiction

    Synonyms:
    administration, cognizance, government, control, sway, power, legalization, magistracy, liability

    Antonyms:
    freedom, independence, immunity, exemption

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. jurisdiction(n.)

    Synonyms:
    judicature, extent of authority, legal power

How to pronounce jurisdiction?

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How to say jurisdiction in sign language?

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How to use jurisdiction in a sentence?

  1. Southeast Asian:

    I again stress that the arbitration court has no jurisdiction in the case and on the relevant matter, and should not hold hearings or make a ruling, the Philippines' unilateral lodging of the South China Sea arbitration case is contrary to international law.

  2. Gary Greenwood:

    You're better issuing (debt) out of a higher tax jurisdiction than a lower tax jurisdiction.

  3. Grigory Berdennikov:

    We officially informed the IAEA secretariat that these units in Crimea are under Russian jurisdiction and offered the agency to apply guarantees according to our (Russian) agreement, the Russian Federation cannot agree to any point of the annual report.

  4. Charles Scicluna:

    The report is not mine, it belongs to Pope Francis, every demand and petition must be sent to him who as the leader of the church... has jurisdiction.

  5. Richard Gowan:

    It is clearly part of a bigger campaign to undermine international institutions and its notable that John Bolton emphasized that The US is going to be aiming to remove The US from any further jurisdiction, i think United States's part of Bolton's underlying agenda. John Bolton's quite obsessed with restraints on United States policy making.


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