gazette definition

  • noun:
    • A newspaper.
    • An official journal.
    • Chiefly British An announcement in an official log.
    • A newspaper; a printed sheet posted sporadically; specially, the state diary published because of the Brit federal government, and containing appropriate and condition sees.
    • A newspaper; a printed sheet posted sporadically; esp., the official record posted because of the Brit government, and containing appropriate and state sees.
    • A newspaper; a sheet of report containing a free account of existing events and transactions: frequently made use of as particular name of a newspaper.
    • Specifically, one of several three official periodicals of Great Britain, posted in London (semi-weekly, very first established at Oxford in 1665), Edinburgh, and Dublin, containing, on top of other things, listings of appointments and promotions in all branches of public service, and of community honors granted, as well as listings of persons declared bankrupt.
    • thus the official or respected report or announcement in or just as if in Gazette.
    • a newspaper or formal log
  • verb-transitive:
    • Chiefly British To announce or publish in the state log or in a newspaper.
    • To announce or publish in a gazette; to announce formally, as a consultation, or a case of bankruptcy.
  • verb:
    • To publish in a gazette
    • to announce the condition of in the official gazette. This pertained to both appointments and bankruptcies.
    • publish in a gazette
  • others:
    • To insert in a gazette; announce or publish in a gazette—specifically, in just one of the three formal Gazettes of Great Britain.

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