decretive

[ dih-kree-tiv ]

adjective
  1. having the force of a decree; pertaining to a decree.

Origin of decretive

1
1600–10; <Latin dēcrēt(um) decree + -ive

Other words from decretive

  • de·cre·tive·ly, adverb
  • un·de·cre·tive, adjective

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