Definition of Pact. Meaning of Pact. Synonyms of Pact

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Definition of Pact

Pact
Pact Pact, n. [L. pactum, fr. paciscere to make a bargain or contract, fr. pacere to settle, or agree upon; cf. pangere to fasten, Gr. ?, Skr. p[=a]ca bond, and E. fang: cf. F. pacie. Cf. Peace, Fadge, v.] An agreement; a league; a compact; a covenant. --Bacon. The engagement and pact of society whish goes by the name of the constitution. --Burke.

Meaning of Pact from wikipedia

- A pact, from Latin pactum ("something agreed upon"), is a formal agreement. In international relations, pacts are usually between two or more sovereign...
- Friendship, Cooperation and Mutual ****istance, commonly known as the Warsaw Pact, was a collective defense treaty signed in Warsaw, Poland between the Soviet...
- A pact is a formal agreement. Pact, The Pact or PACT may also refer to: The Pact (novel), by Jodi Picoult, 1998 The Pact (2002 film), adaptation of Picoult's...
- The Tripartite Pact, also known as the Berlin Pact, was an agreement between Germany, Italy and ****an signed in Berlin on 27 September 1940 by, respectively...
- The Molotov–Ribbentrop Pact was a non-aggression pact between **** Germany and the Soviet Union that enabled those two powers to divide-up Poland between...
- Blood Pact may refer to: Blood Pact, a 1993 book by Tanya Huff from the series Blood Books Blood Pact, a 2009 book by Dan Abnett from the series Gaunt's...
- A deal with the devil (also known as a compact or pact with the devil) is a cultural motif in European folklore, best exemplified by the legend of Faust...
- in turn, a major factor in the creation of the Soviet-dominated Warsaw Pact, delineating the two opposing sides of the Cold War. Doubts over the strength...
- A suicide pact is an agreed plan between two or more individuals to commit suicide. The plan may be to die together, or separately and closely timed. Suicide...
- The Balkan Pact, or Balkan Entente, was a treaty signed by Greece, Turkey, Romania and Yugoslavia on 9 February 1934 in Athens, aimed at maintaining the...
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