(redirected from Sovereign nations)
Also found in: Dictionary, Legal, Financial, Encyclopedia.
Related to Sovereign nations: Sovereign state, sovereignty, National sovereignty
Graphic Thesaurus  🔍
Display ON
Animation ON
  • noun

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

References in periodicals archive ?
Taiwan is an independent, sovereign nation officially known as the Republic of China (ROC), while China is officially known as the People's Republic of China (PRC).
Responding to a series of questions on the issue, party spokesperson MJ Akbar recalled the speech of then prime minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee delivered in Lahore in 1999 in which he had said that India and Pakistan negotiate as sovereign nations.
A very strict definition of a naked sale would keep investors who finance public investment or companies that enter into contracts with sovereign nations or with state-owned companies from hedging the default risk of their counterparties.
Setting out the Government's position, Mrs Beckett said she wanted an EU "of sovereign nations, not a superstate", with more say for national parliaments.
Congress are not the only lawmakers who are opposing this stealth merger of three sovereign nations.
Some African Americans wound up members of these sovereign nations as "freedmen" and had citizenship there, if not direct bloodlines.
But Porter Goss can't tell his secret - out of respect for sovereign nations.
Treaties are supposed to be somber agreements between sovereign nations, but the tribes were no longer treated as equitably.
These sovereign nations create their own destiny, that is until they get into trouble and apply to the IME And once a country has a flawed macro-economic policy, the inevitable economic disaster is exacerbated by a weak financial system.
It marked the beginning of an international community of law between sovereign nations of equal legal standing, guaranteeing each other their independence.
Fred Lazar, to help us organize our aspirations as sovereign Nations and illustrate how they can be implemented in harmony and without infringing on the priorities Canada may have.
The main plot focuses on the Op-Center forces preventing a nuclear war between India and Pakistan without appearing to meddle in the internal affairs of two sovereign nations.
The colleges argue that their reservations' legal status as sovereign nations gives them the leeway to defy the FCC.