declare (one's) independence

Definition of declare (one's) independence

  1. :  to say that one no longer accepts the rule of another The country declared (its) independence. teenagers eager to declare their independence

Word by Word Definitions

declareplay
  1. :  to make known formally, officially, or explicitly

    :  to make known as a determination

    :  to make clear

independenceplay
  1. :  the quality or state of being independent

    :  competence


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