statutorily : Related Words Words similar in meaning to statutorily


  • adjective satellite formally approved and invested with legal authority
  • verb approve and express assent, responsibility, or obligation
    ratify; sign.
    • All parties ratified the peace treaty
    • Have you signed your contract yet?

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  • adjective satellite of or relating to law or to legal rights and obligations

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  • noun an assembly (including one or more judges) to conduct judicial business
    tribunal; judicature.
  • noun a room in which a lawcourt sits
    • television cameras were admitted in the courtroom

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  • noun a large sandwich made of a long crusty roll split lengthwise and filled with meats and cheese (and tomato and onion and lettuce and condiments); different names are used in different sections of the United States
    wedge; bomber; hero; hero sandwich; poor boy; submarine; zep; Cuban sandwich; grinder; torpedo; hoagie; Italian sandwich; hoagy; submarine sandwich.
  • noun a submersible warship usually armed with torpedoes
    submarine; U-boat; pigboat.

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  • adjective satellite conforming to orthodox or recognized rules
    canonic; canonical.
    • the drinking of cocktails was as canonical a rite as the mixing"- Sinclair Lewis
  • verb give sanction to
    O.K.; okay; approve; sanction.
    • I approve of his educational policies

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  • noun an act passed by a legislative body
    legislative act.
  • adjective satellite enacted by a legislative body
    • statute law
    • codified written laws

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  • adjective satellite decreed by or proceeding from a court of justice
    • a judicial decision
  • adjective belonging or appropriate to the office of a judge
    • judicial robes

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  • adjective satellite before a judge or court of law; awaiting judicial determination

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  • adjective satellite ordered by a court of law

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  • adjective established by or founded upon law or official or accepted rules
  • adjective of or relating to jurisprudence
    • legal loophole

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  • adjective satellite of or relating to law or to legal rights and obligations

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  • adjective relating to or created by statutes
    • statutory matters
    • statutory law
  • adjective satellite prescribed or authorized by or punishable under a statute
    • statutory restrictions
    • a statutory age limit
    • statutory crimes
    • statutory rape

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  • noun lawfulness by virtue of conformity to a legal statute

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  • adverb according to statute
    • placed statutorily under the council's supervision

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  • adjective conformable to or allowed by law
    • lawful methods of dissent
  • adjective satellite according to custom or rule or natural law

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  • adverb in a manner acceptable to common custom
    licitly; legitimately.
    • you cannot do this legitimately!
  • adverb by law; conforming to the law
    legally; de jure.
    • we are lawfully wedded now

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  • adjective having a systematic arrangement; especially having elements succeeding in order according to rule
    • an ordered sequence
  • verb give instructions to or direct somebody to do something with authority
    say; enjoin; order; tell.
    • I said to him to go home
    • She ordered him to do the shopping
    • The mother told the child to get dressed

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  • noun proper alignment; the property possessed by something that is in correct or proper alignment
    • out of true
  • verb make level, square, balanced, or concentric
    true up.
    • true up the cylinder of an engine

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  • adjective sanctioned by custom or morality especially sexual morality
    • a wife's licit love
  • adjective satellite authorized, sanctioned by, or in accordance with law
    legitimate; lawful.
    • a legitimate government

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  • verb make legal
    legitimatize; decriminalize; legitimatise; legalise; legalize; legitimise; decriminalise; legitimize.
    • Marijuana should be legalized
  • verb show or affirm to be just and legitimate

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