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Synonyms for law

Synonyms for law

a principle governing affairs within or among political units

the formal product of a legislative or judicial body

a broad and basic rule or truth

to institute or subject to legal proceedings

Synonyms for law

the collection of rules imposed by authority

Related Words

a rule or body of rules of conduct inherent in human nature and essential to or binding upon human society

a generalization that describes recurring facts or events in nature

the branch of philosophy concerned with the law and the principles that lead courts to make the decisions they do

the learned profession that is mastered by graduate study in a law school and that is responsible for the judicial system

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Hoffer himself writes that, "to be convincing, any explanation of the increasing popularity of going to law must reach down to the individual potential plaintiff and potential defendant.
He admires Collins' grit in going to law school full-time while working full-time and being the father of three kids.
As a child, I remember my parents, who were both law school graduates, asking me, not if I was going to law school, but which law school I was going to.
Students interested in going to law school can also benefit from the new paralegal certificate.
I graduated from college in `79 and, before going to law school, worked for the National Organization for Women.
Dozens of classmates have told me that they're only going to law firms for two or three years, "just to get some training.