Synonyms for clotureˈkloʊ tʃər

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. closure, cloture, gag rule, gag law(verb)

    a rule for limiting or ending debate in a deliberative body

    stop, block, closure, settlement, shutdown, gag law, occlusion, law of closure, resolution, gag rule, cloture, blockage, closedown, stoppage, closing

  2. closure, cloture(verb)

    terminate debate by calling for a vote

    closure, cloture


  1. cloture(noun)


  2. cloture(noun)

    In legislative assemblies that permit unlimited debate (filibuster); a motion, procedure or rule, by which debate is ended so that a vote may be taken on the matter. For example, in the United States Senate, a three-fifths majority vote of the body is required to invoke cloture and terminate debate.


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