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Synonyms for sovereignty

Synonyms for sovereignty

the right and power to command, decide, rule, or judge

the condition of being politically free

Synonyms for sovereignty

government free from external control

royal authority


the authority of a state to govern another state

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Sovereignty is composed of internal and external dimensions, and the absence of either compromises the sovereignty of the state.
The Cyprus Republic, as a full member of the EU, cannot conceivably have a limited sovereignty, as would result from occupation troops and anachronistic third-party guarantees," he said.
Jaitley a day ago told the media in Japan, where he is attending deliberations of the Asian Development Bank, that the OBOR and its Pakistani component of CPEC (China Pakistan Economic Corridors) raises sovereignty issues for India.
Calculating the percentages of respondents with an opinion (that is without the respondents who replied 'I do not know'), the balance of the results is as follows: 35% support autonomy under the sovereignty of Israel, 21% support a gradual Israeli sovereignty, 35% prefer immediate and full Israeli sovereignty and 9% support establishment of a Palestinian state in Judea and Samaria.
No-one is suggesting that we leave NATO or the UN - membership of both involves a relinquishing of a measure of sovereignty for greater gain.
We have just celebrated the anniversary of the Battle of Britain and I'm sickened to see our Prime Minister dashing around Europe trying to barter our sovereignty away.
Holder relied on the principle of equal sovereignty to hold one of the key provisions of the Voting Rights Act (VRA) unconstitutional.
Using the scope of a state's regulatory power as a guide, this Article contends that the inherent limits of state sovereignty can explain much of the Court's modern personal jurisdiction doctrine.
The Inadequacy of Shelby County and the Superficially Compelling Case Against the Equal Sovereignty Principle A.
SHARM EL-SHEIKH, March 29 (KUNA) -- Arab leaders have re-affirmed unwavering support for the UAE's full sovereignty on the three Gulf islands; Greater Tunb, Lesser Tunb and Abu Musa.
The ensuing monster that became the toy of a series of radical Maori members of the Tribunal and their liberal white lackeys is now a threat not only to our economy (the higher taxes we all have to pay to fund the never-ending and ever more expensive "Treaty settlements") but also to our rights to formerly public areas and now even to our very sovereignty as a nation.
The current technological turn of UN peacekeeping is only an epiphenomenon of a more profound paradigm shift in UN peacekeeping toward sovereignty building.
A Historical and Legal Study of Sovereignty in the Canadian North: Volume 1: Terrestrial Sovereignty