declare

  • 1 declare — de‧clare [dɪˈkleə ǁ ˈkler] verb [transitive] 1. to make something known officially to the public: • Shares in the company, which declared a £216 million loss, fell 712p to 334p. • Two dominant companies have declared major redundancy programmes… …

    Financial and business terms

  • 2 declare — de·clare vt de·clared, de·clar·ing 1: to make known formally, officially, or explicitly declaring who shall then act as President U.S. Constitution amend. XX 2 a: to make a full statement of (one s taxable property) didn t declare some of his… …

    Law dictionary

  • 3 déclaré — déclaré, ée [ deklare ] adj. • XVIIe; de déclarer ♦ Qui se veut tel, s est fait connaître comme tel (lorsque cet aveu n est pas habituel). Un raciste déclaré. Être l ennemi déclaré de qqn. ⇒ juré. déclaré, ée adj. Avoué, reconnu; qui a nettement… …

    Encyclopédie Universelle

  • 4 Declare — De*clare (d[ e]*kl[^a]r ), v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Declared} (d[ e]*kl[^a]rd ); p. pr. & vb. n. {Declaring}.] [F. d[ e]clarer, from L. declarare; de + clarare to make clear, clarus, clear, bright. See {Clear}.] 1. To make clear; to free from… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 5 Declare —   Author(s) Tim Powers Language …

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  • 6 déclaré — déclaré, ée (dé kla ré, rée) part. passé. 1°   Dont la déclaration est faite. Les naissances déclarées à la municipalité. La guerre est déclarée. •   Après mille ans et plus de guerre déclarée, Les loups firent la paix avecque les brebis, LA FONT …

    Dictionnaire de la Langue Française d'Émile Littré

  • 7 declare — 1 Declare, announce, publish, advertise, proclaim, promulgate, broadcast (and their corresponding nouns declaration, announcement, publication, advertisement, proclamation, promulgation, broadcasting) denote to make known (or a making known)… …

    New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • 8 declare — [dē kler′, dikler′] vt. declared, declaring [ME declaren < OFr declarer < L declarare < de , intens. + clarare, to make clear < clarus, CLEAR] 1. to make clearly known; state or announce openly, formally, etc. 2. to show or reveal 3.… …

    English World dictionary

  • 9 Declare — De*clare , v. i. 1. To make a declaration, or an open and explicit avowal; to proclaim one s self; often with for or against; as, victory declares against the allies. [1913 Webster] Like fawning courtiers, for success they wait, And then come… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 10 declare — [v1] make known clearly or officially acknowledge, advance, advocate, affirm, allegate, allege, announce, argue, assert, asservate, attest, aver, avow, be positive, blaze, bring forward, certify, cite, claim, confess, confirm, contend, convey,… …

    New thesaurus

  • 11 declare — ► VERB 1) announce solemnly or officially. 2) (declare oneself) reveal one s intentions or identity. 3) (declared) having admitted that one is the specified thing: a declared atheist. 4) acknowledge possession of (income or goods on which tax or… …

    English terms dictionary

  • 12 declare — early 14c., from O.Fr. declarer explain, elucidate, or directly from L. declarare make clear, reveal, disclose, announce, from de intensive prefix (see DE (Cf. de )) + clarare clarify, from clarus clear (see CLEAR (Cf. clear)). Related: Declared …

    Etymology dictionary

  • 13 declaré — Declaré, [declar]ée. part …

    Dictionnaire de l'Académie française

  • 14 declare — verb 1 STATE OFFICIALLY (T) to state officially and publicly that a particular situation exists or that something is true: declare that: The doctor finally declared that the man was dead. | declare sth (to be) sth: The government of New South… …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • 15 declare — de|clare W2 [dıˈkleə US ˈkler] v ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ 1¦(state officially)¦ 2¦(state what you think)¦ 3 declare war (on somebody/something) 4¦(money/property etc)¦ 5 declare an interest 6¦(cricket)¦ Phrasal verbs  declare against somebody/something  declare… …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 16 declare — [[t]dɪkle͟ə(r)[/t]] ♦♦ declares, declaring, declared 1) VERB If you declare that something is true, you say that it is true in a firm, deliberate way. You can also declare an attitude or intention. [WRITTEN] [V that] Speaking outside Ten Downing… …

    English dictionary

  • 17 declare */*/*/ — UK [dɪˈkleə(r)] / US [dɪˈkler] verb [transitive] Word forms declare : present tense I/you/we/they declare he/she/it declares present participle declaring past tense declared past participle declared 1) to announce officially that something is… …

    English dictionary

  • 18 declare — declarable, adj. /di klair /, v., declared, declaring. v.t. 1. to make known or state clearly, esp. in explicit or formal terms: to declare one s position in a controversy. 2. to announce officially; proclaim: to declare a state of emergency; to… …

    Universalium

  • 19 declare — v. 1 tr. announce openly or formally (declare war; declare a dividend). 2 tr. pronounce (a person or thing) to be something (declared him to be an impostor; declared it invalid). 3 tr. (usu. foll. by that + clause) assert emphatically; state… …

    Useful english dictionary

  • 20 declare — de|clare [ dı kler ] verb transitive *** 1. ) to announce officially that something is true or happening: Australia declared its support for the agreement. I was in Germany when war was declared. A state of emergency has been declared in the area …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English