Synonyms for dictum

Synonyms for (noun) dictum

Synonyms: pronouncement, say-so, dictum

Definition: an authoritative declaration

Similar words: declaration

Definition: a statement that is emphatic and explicit (spoken or written)

Synonyms: dictum, obiter dictum

Definition: an opinion voiced by a judge on a point of law not directly bearing on the case in question and therefore not binding

Similar words: judgement, judgment, legal opinion, opinion

Definition: the legal document stating the reasons for a judicial decision

Usage: opinions are usually written by a single judge

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