an official command or decision
a judgment of certain types in a court of law
order officially, with the force of law; decree a punishment
"a friend in New Mexico said that the order caused no trouble out there"
"The King only can decree"
"The King decreed that all firstborn males should be killed"
There is no force in the decrees of Venice.
出自：Merchant of Venice , Shakespeare
In France the matter..is being decided..by presidential decree.
The Senate had decreed an arch in Livia's memory.
出自： R. Graves