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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A maker of government rules.

Usage examples (34)
  • It is common to think that the biblical lawgiver only constructs laws as a direct response to social and economic forces in his time.
  • The lawgiver is to be a primary source of instruction about what is fine, just and good.
  • It is scarcely questioned that this provision was intended by those who made it for the reclaiming of what we call fugitive slaves; and the intention of the lawgiver is...
  • Of these improvements the lawgiver was the cause; for the workmen having no more employment in matters of mere curiosity, showed the excellence of their art in necessary... for more
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