1 make known; make an announcement; "She denoted her feelings clearly" [syn: denote]
2 announce publicly or officially; "The President declared war" [syn: declare]
3 give the names of; "He announced the winners of the spelling bee"
EtymologyFrom anoncier, French annoncer, from annuntiare, from ad + nuntiare, from nuntius. See Nuncio, and compare with annunciate.
- To give public
notice, or first notice
of; to make known; to publish; to proclaim.
- rfdate convert into real quote Her [Q. Elizabeth’s] arrival was announced through the country by a peal of cannon from the ramparts. — Gilpin.
- To pronounce; to
declare by judicial
- rfdate convert into real quote Publish laws, announce Or life or death. — Prior.
give public notice, or first notice of
pronounce; declare by judicial sentence
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