What is another word for covenant?

3323 synonyms found


[ kˈʌvənənt], [ kˈʌvənənt], [ k_ˈʌ_v_ə_n_ə_n_t]

Covenant is a religious term that often refers to an agreement or a contract between God and humans. However, there are many other words that can be used instead of "covenant" to convey a similar meaning. For example, "agreement," "contract," "pact," and "oath" can all be used in place of "covenant." Similarly, the words "promise," "commitment," "pledge," and "guarantee" can also be used to describe a covenant-like bond between individuals or groups. The use of alternative words not only adds variety to one's language but also helps to strengthen the message being conveyed.

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What are the opposite words for covenant?

Antonyms for the word "covenant" include "break, distrust, discord, disagreement, animosity, conflict, and hostility." While the term "covenant" refers to a formal agreement or a promise made between two parties, its antonyms, on the other hand, describe a complete lack of trust, mutual benefit or understanding. These words denote absence of cooperation, communication, or mutual respect essential to any agreement or deal. Antonyms for "covenant" can be used to portray the negative consequences of failed promises and relationships. The opposite of covenant reflects an unpleasant situation where people or groups lose faith in each other, causing disagreements, conflicts, and animosity.

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Usage examples for Covenant

And since it does not belong only to saints, but speaks of a grace which might be received in vain, it is a strong appeal to all Christian people, all who are within the New covenant.
"The Expositor's Bible: The Book of Exodus"
G. A. Chadwick
No law, no friend, no logic, can defend me in the least, legally, from this despotic, cruel power; for the heart which controls this will has become, as it respects his treatment of me, "without understanding, a covenant breaker, without natural affection, implacable, unmerciful."
"Marital Power Exemplified in Mrs. Packard's Trial, and Self-Defence from the Charge of Insanity"
Elizabeth Parsons Ware Packard
By bringing the ark of the covenant into his city he gave it a sacred pledge, the assurance of the protection and the grace of Jehovah.
"The History of Antiquity, Vol. II (of VI)"
Max Duncker

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