Synonyms for martial law
- army rule
- imperium in imperio
- iron rule
- military government
- rule of the sword
- suspension of civil rights
EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR MARTIAL LAW
An please your majesty, let his neck answer for it, if there is any martial law in the orld.
This is the result of martial law and the control of the liquor licence!
Robert Blum had been shot to death in Vienna, according to martial law, it said.
In November, martial law had to be declared again at Montreal.
Why did you not tell us of this bloody scheme24 of martial law?
Martial law, Prince, martial law over the whole Empire; that will give me revenge.
If martial law is passed they will need me all the more there.
On the 20th martial law was proclaimed in twelve additional districts.
It was in time of peace, and there was no pretence of martial law.
Within was a peace that passed understanding,—the peace of martial law.