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mandate
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Antigone
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mandate
Used in
Antigone
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  • Such is the edict (if report speak true) Of Creon, our most noble Creon, aimed At thee and me, aye me too; and anon He will be here to promulgate, for such As have not heard, his mandate; 'tis in sooth No passing humor, for the edict says Whoe'er transgresses shall be stoned to death.  (not reviewed by editor)

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as in: the election gave her a mandate
as in: a legal mandate
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