Synonyms for covenant

Synonyms for (noun) covenant

Synonyms: covenant

Definition: (Bible) an agreement between God and his people in which God makes certain promises and requires certain behavior from them in return

Similar words: understanding, agreement

Definition: the statement (oral or written) of an exchange of promises

Usage: they had an agreement that they would not interfere in each other's business; there was an understanding between management and the workers


Synonyms: compact, concordat, covenant

Definition: a signed written agreement between two or more parties (nations) to perform some action

Similar words: written agreement

Definition: a legal document summarizing the agreement between parties

Synonyms for (verb) covenant

Synonyms: covenant

Definition: enter into a covenant or formal agreement

Usage: They covenanted with Judas for 30 pieces of silver; The nations covenanted to fight terrorism around the world

Similar words: pledge, plight

Definition: promise solemnly and formally

Usage: I pledge that I will honor my wife


Synonyms: covenant

Definition: enter into a covenant

Similar words: pledge, plight

Definition: promise solemnly and formally

Usage: I pledge that I will honor my wife