How Do You Spell UKASE?

Correct spelling for the English word "ukase" is [j_ˈuː_k_eɪ_s], [jˈuːke͡ɪs], [jˈuːke‍ɪs]] (IPA phonetic alphabet).

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Definition of UKASE

  1. [=u]-k[=a]s', n. a Russian decree having the force of law, emanating from the Czar directly or from the senate: any official proclamation. [Russ. ukaz[)u], an edict--y-, prefix, kazat[)i], show.]

Common Misspellings for UKASE

Below is the list of 161 misspellings for the word "ukase".

Usage Examples for UKASE

  1. Five days after the examination of M. Makaroff, on July 21, 1906, the first Russian Parliament was dissolved by Imperial ukase. - "A Short History of Russia" by Mary Platt Parmele
  2. That very morning Dunshie's company commander received the following ukase from headquarters:- Officers commanding Companies will render to the Orderly Room without fail, by 9 A. M. to- morrow, the name of one man qualified to act as chiropodist to the Company. - "The First Hundred Thousand" by Ian Hay
  3. Indeed, by a late imperial ukase, Poland is expunged from the map of Europe; her old and noble families are murdered, imprisoned, or in exile; her own language is excluded from the offices of government, and even from the public schools; her national character destroyed; her national dress proscribed; her national colours trampled under foot; her national banner, the white eagle of Poland, is in the dust. - "Incidents of Travel in Greece, Turkey, Russia, and Poland, 7th ed. Vol. 2 of 2" by John Lloyd Stephens
  4. Being compelled by an imperial ukase to acquire the Russian language, his eyes were opened to a new world of literature, and he began to think for himself. - "Some Jewish Witnesses For Christ" by Rev. A. Bernstein, B.D.
  5. The newspaper is as imperious as a Russian Ukase; it will be had, and it will be read. - "The Complete PG Works of Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr." by Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr. (The Physician and Poet not the Jurist)