declare


declare

verb

Definition of DECLARE

1
to make known openly or publicly <she chose to declare her presidential aspirations at her college alma mater>
2
to state as a fact usually forcefully <she would declare her innocence to the whole world if she could>
Antonyms deny, gainsay
3
to state clearly and strongly <our guest enthusiastically declared that the pie was the best he had ever eaten>
4
to make known (something abstract) through outward signs <though she was silent, her expression declared her unwillingness to go along with the others>

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