Synonyms for precept

Synonyms for (noun) precept

Synonyms: precept, commandment, teaching

Definition: a doctrine that is taught

Usage: the teachings of religion; he believed all the Christian precepts

Similar words: school of thought, doctrine, ism, philosophical system, philosophy

Definition: a belief (or system of beliefs) accepted as authoritative by some group or school


Synonyms: precept, principle

Definition: rule of personal conduct

Similar words: rule, prescript

Definition: prescribed guide for conduct or action