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Synonyms for covenant

Synonyms for covenant

a legally binding arrangement between parties

an agreement, especially one involving a sale or exchange

a declaration that one will or will not do a certain thing

to enter into a formal agreement

to guarantee by a solemn promise

Synonyms for covenant

a signed written agreement between two or more parties (nations) to perform some action

(Bible) an agreement between God and his people in which God makes certain promises and requires certain behavior from them in return

enter into a covenant or formal agreement

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One of our goals over the next five years is to develop, with our partners, new and innovative ways to conserve Victoria's biodiversity while providing ongoing support to our volunteer covenantors. Our achievements in the conservation of threatened species are a strong base from which we can continue to promote the importance of conservation on private land.
Price includes return flights, coach travel in Scotland, three nights half-board staying at the Covenantors Inn, Aberfoyle, single rail journey from Arrochar and Tarbet to Oban, single journey from Crianlarich to Fort William, tour of the Trossachs and visits to Edinburgh and Stirling.
Covenantors seemed to recognize that constitutional choice and interpretation could not be limited to jurists, and that basic agreements (and contestation) about values as well as the basic frame of government were important aspects of their constitutionalism.
The Covenantors, under the control of the so-called Kirk party, were deeply suspicious of Charles and used their power to take control of the army.
against a covenantor who violated a racially restrictive covenant, the