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    ordain

    ordain - Dictionary definition and meaning for word ordain

    Definition
    (verb) order by virtue of superior authority; decree
    Synonyms : enact
    Example Sentence
    • The King ordained the persecution and expulsion of the Jews
    • the legislature enacted this law in 1985
    Definition
    (verb) appoint to a clerical posts
    Synonyms : consecrate , order , ordinate
    Example Sentence
    • he was ordained in the Church
    Definition
    (verb) invest with ministerial or priestly authority
    Example Sentence
    • The minister was ordained only last month
    Definition
    (verb) issue an order
   Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for ordain

ORD + A + IN = ORDer A person to come IN

since its a holy order.. ordain = order by saints..

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