The Senate had, in fact, been in pro forma session when Obama issued his fiat that the body was in recess.
He also was named to the Group Executive Council (GEC) as head of fiat Brand and CMO for fiat in September 2011.
fiat injected capital, imagination, and real auto talent—three things Cerberus lacked.
A few days later, a hunter spotted the burnt-out fiat and alerted authorities who discovered the macabre scene inside.
Although fiat executives declined to be interviewed, a spokeswoman said they would respond to a few questions over e-mail.
She will recognize as the fiat of destiny our supremacy on the western hemisphere.
A fate that like the fiat of Deity says "Thou shalt not," to all wrongdoing.
In the beginning the creative word was fiat lux—let there be light.
My employer gave me some money, and I started two hours later in the fiat.
The will of freemen, thus circumstanced, will give the fiat.
"authoritative sanction," 1630s, from Latin fiat "let it be done" (also used in the opening of Medieval Latin proclamations and commands), third person singular present subjunctive of fieri, used as passive of facere "to make, do" (see factitious). Also sometimes a reference to fiat lux "let there be light" in the Book of Genesis.