Definitions for PACTpækt
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treaty, pact, accord(noun)
a written agreement between two states or sovereigns
An agreement; a compact; a covenant.
Origin: From pactum, from paciscere.
an agreement; a league; a compact; a covenant
Origin: [L. pactum, fr. paciscere to make a bargain or contract, fr. pacere to settle, or agree upon; cf. pangere to fasten, Gr. phgny`nai, Skr. pa bond, and E. fang: cf. F. pacte. Cf. Peace, Fadge, v.]
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Rank popularity for the word 'PACT' in Nouns Frequency: #2748
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
History is a pact between the dead, the living, and the yet unborn.
I consider that in these circumstances, the security pact prevails over the stability pact.
Our ultimate objective is to stop Mexico's unfair trade practices ... and the final pact has yet to do that.
We propose a pact between the PP and the PSOE so that nobody takes advantage of the weakness, uncertainty and instability to break up this country.
That will lead to higher spending, which I take responsibility for, i consider that in these circumstances, the security pact prevails over the stability pact.
Translations for PACT
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- pacteCatalan, Valencian
- Vertrag, PaktGerman
- pactiō, pactumLatin
- pakt, układPolish
- договор, пакт, соглашениеRussian
- pakt, пактSerbo-Croatian
- pakt, dogovorSlovene
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