denounce definition

  • verb-transitive:
    • To condemn freely to be evil or reprehensible. See Synonyms at criticize.
    • To accuse officially.
    • To give formal announcement regarding the ending of (a treaty).
    • which will make known in a solemn or official manner; to declare; to proclaim (especially an evil).
    • To proclaim in a threatening way; to jeopardize by some outward sign or appearance.
    • To point out as worthy of reprehension or punishment, etc.; to accuse in a threatening manner; to invoke censure upon; to stigmatize.
    • To condemn openly as being bad or reprehensible. See Synonyms at criticize.
    • To accuse officially.
    • to provide formal statement regarding the ending of (a treaty).
    • In order to make known in a solemn or official manner; to declare; to proclaim (especially an evil).
    • To proclaim in a threatening manner; to jeopardize by some outward indication or expression.
    • To point out as deserving of reprehension or discipline, etc.; to accuse in a threatening manner; to invoke censure upon; to stigmatize.
  • verb:
    • to create known in a formal way; to proclaim; to announce; to declare.
    • To criticize or talk out against (someone or something like that); to point out as worthy of reprehension or discipline, etc.; to openly accuse or condemn in a threatening fashion; to invoke censure upon; to stigmatize; the culprit.
    • to create a formal or community accusation against; to tell against; to accuse.
    • To proclaim in a threatening fashion; to threaten by some outward indication or expression; make a menace of.
    • To announce the cancellation of; particularly a treaty or armistice.
    • announce the cancellation of, by treaties
    • talk out against
    • to accuse or condemn or openly or officially or brand as disgraceful
    • share information about a person
    • which will make understood in an official way; to proclaim; to announce; to declare.
    • To criticize or speak out against (some body or something); to indicate as worth reprehension or punishment, etc.; to freely accuse or condemn in a threatening fashion; to invoke censure upon; to stigmatize; the culprit.
    • which will make a formal or community accusation against; to share with against; to accuse.
    • To proclaim in a threatening fashion; to jeopardize by some outward sign or appearance; make a menace of.
    • To announce the cancellation of; specially a treaty or armistice.
    • announce the cancellation of, since treaties
    • speak out against
    • to accuse or condemn or openly or officially or brand as disgraceful
    • hand out information regarding someone
  • others:
    • to create understood in a formal fashion; proclaim; announce; declare.
    • To proclaim or declare as impending or threatened; officially or publicly jeopardize to-do or impact; make a menace of: as, to denounce war; to denounce discipline.
    • To proclaim censure or condemnation of; brand name openly; stigmatize; arraign: since, to denounce one as a swindler, or as a coward.
    • In order to make formal or public accusation against; inform against; accuse: used particularly where understanding of wrongful functions is acquired confidentially or stealthily: since, to denounce a confederate in criminal activity; to denounce someone to the authorities.
    • In Mexican and Spanish mining-law:
    • To put an information against (a mine) as forfeit due to abandonment, or through being insufficiently worked; thus, to claim the right to work (such a mine) by laying an information against it.
    • To announce and register the finding of (an innovative new mine or mineral deposit), and therefore preëmpt; hence, to put claim to on a lawn of development and registry.
    • In diplomacy, to announce the purpose of abrogating (a treaty) in accordance with its arrangements or arbitrarily.
    • to create known in an official fashion; proclaim; announce; declare.
    • To proclaim or declare as impending or threatened; formally or openly threaten to do or effect; make a menace of: as, to denounce war; to denounce discipline.
    • To proclaim censure or condemnation of; brand publicly; stigmatize; arraign: since, to denounce one as a swindler, or as a coward.
    • to help make formal or public accusation against; inform against; accuse: utilized specially in which understanding of wrongful functions has-been obtained confidentially or stealthily: as, to denounce a confederate in criminal activity; to denounce someone to the authorities.
    • In Mexican and Spanish mining-law:
    • To put an information against (a mine) as forfeit due to abandonment, or through being insufficiently worked; ergo, to claim the ability to work (such a mine) by laying an information against it.
    • To announce and register the finding of (a mine or mineral deposit), and so preëmpt; for this reason, to put claim to on the floor of discovery and registry.
    • In diplomacy, to announce the objective of abrogating (a treaty) according to its terms or arbitrarily.

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