according to desires


according to desires
index arbitrary

Burton's Legal Thesaurus. . 2006

Look at other dictionaries:

  • according to — ac cording ,to preposition *** 1. ) if you do something according to a plan, system, or set of rules, you do it in a way that agrees with or obeys that plan, system, or set of rules: We should try to play the game according to the rules. go… …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • according to */*/*/ — UK [əˈkɔː(r)dɪŋ ˌtuː] / US [əˈkɔrdɪŋ ˌtu] preposition 1) if you do something according to a plan, system, or set of rules, you do it in a way that agrees with or obeys that plan, system, or set of rules We should try to play the game according to …   English dictionary

  • Mark, Gospel according to —    It is the current and apparently well founded tradition that Mark derived his information mainly from the discourses of Peter. In his mother s house he would have abundant opportunities of obtaining information from the other apostles and… …   Easton's Bible Dictionary

  • arbitrary — ar·bi·trary / är bə ˌtrer ē/ adj 1: depending on individual discretion (as of a judge) and not fixed by standards, rules, or law the manner of punishment is arbitrary 2 a: not restrained or limited in the exercise of power an arbitrary government …   Law dictionary

  • Metanoetics — (from Greek: μετανόησις conversion, repentance from μετανοῶ I repent ; Japanese: zangedō 懺悔道, dō 道 (path) and zange 懺悔 (metanoia) A neologism coined by Hajime Tanabe in Philosophy as Metanoetics to denote a way of doing philosophy that… …   Wikipedia

  • Romanian educational system — According to the Law on Education adopted in 1995, the Romanian Educational System is regulated by the Ministry of Education and Research ( Ministerul Educaţiei şi Cercetării MEC ). Each level has its own form of organization and is subject to… …   Wikipedia

  • Phyllis Schlafly's social policies — According to feminist Rosalind Pollack Petchesky, “The New Right,” which includes Phyllis Schlafly and her political group the Eagle Forum, “must be understood as a response to feminist ideas and to their strong impact, in the1970s, on popular… …   Wikipedia

  • Ammonites (Book of Mormon) — According to the Book of Mormon, the Ammonites were a group of Lamanites who had been converted to the Christian religion of the Nephites by the missionary efforts of Ammon and his brothers. They rejected the traditions of their fathers and… …   Wikipedia

  • Saint Dismas — According to Matthew, both of the thieves at first mocked Jesus (: 39 Unus autem de his, qui pendebant, latronibus blasphemabat eum dicens: “ Nonne tu es Christus? Salvum fac temetipsum et nos! ”. 40 Respondens autem alter increpabat illum dicens …   Wikipedia

  • Plan of salvation — According to doctrine in several sects of the Latter Day Saint movement, the plan of salvation (also known as the plan of happiness) is a plan that God created to save, redeem, and exalt humankind. The elements of this plan are drawn from various …   Wikipedia