canon


Also found in: Dictionary, Medical, Legal, Acronyms, Idioms, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.
Graphic Thesaurus  🔍
Display ON
Animation ON
Legend
Synonym
Antonym
Related
  • noun

Synonyms for canon

Synonyms for canon

a principle governing affairs within or among political units

Synonyms for canon

a rule or especially body of rules or principles generally established as valid and fundamental in a field or art or philosophy

Related Words

a priest who is a member of a cathedral chapter

Related Words

a ravine formed by a river in an area with little rainfall

a contrapuntal piece of music in which a melody in one part is imitated exactly in other parts

a complete list of saints that have been recognized by the Roman Catholic Church

Related Words

a collection of books accepted as holy scripture especially the books of the Bible recognized by any Christian church as genuine and inspired

References in classic literature ?
Honeythunder expanded into an inflammatory Wen in Minor Canon Corner.
After exhausting all the resources of fraud and falsehood, during years upon years; after exhibiting a combination of dastardly meanness with ensanguined daring, such as the world has not often witnessed; you have now the hypocrisy to bend the knee before the most degraded of mankind, and to sue and whine and howl for mercy!' Whereat the unfortunate Minor Canon would look, in part indignant and in part perplexed; while his worthy mother sat bridling, with tears in her eyes, and the remainder of the party lapsed into a sort of gelatinous state, in which there was no flavour or solidity, and very little resistance.
He saw open pasture country, intersected with wooded canons, descending to the south and west from his feet, crease on crease and roll on roll, from lower level to lower level, to the floor of Petaluma Valley, flat as a billiard-table, a cardboard affair, all patches and squares of geometrical regularity where the fat freeholds were farmed.
The 'Canon on the Road' programme is targeted for youth aged between 11-14 years old and aims to deliver solutions in line with the United Nation's Sustainable Development Goal (SDG) number four to increase access to quality, innovation-driven education to students.
Canon Middle East has unveiled two instant camera printers, the Canon Zoemini S and Canon Zoemini C.
Canon Saudi Arabia was formed in June last year as a partnership with Ali Zaid Al Quraishi & Brothers (AZAQ).
Singson, who currently works as a cruise line photographer, first joined Canon PhotoMarathon in 2014 after his father, who is also a photographer, influenced him to join the competition.
Commenting on the unveiling, Anurag Agrawal, Managing Director, Canon Middle East said: "Business and consumer trends are evolving, and so should we.
The Canon EOS R sports a full frame 30-megapixel sensor.
The post Canon appoints Logicom as new distributor appeared first on TahawulTech.com.
Light and compact, the Canon EOS 3000D promotes easy and convenient image transfer from the camera itself from another device while on-the-go.
Held over two days, the Annual Partner Conference aimed at further cementing Canon's role as a partner of choice for organisations within the evolving world of business, said a statement.
Manzoor Khan, Canon Singapore President, Ms Noriko Gunji and Country Manager Canon Sarshar Ali.
Canon Middle East, a leader in imaging solutions, yesterday held the official inauguration of its direct operation Canon Office Imaging Solutions (Doha) and the launch of its first dedicated business solutions showroom.