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declare

de·clare

declare

 
pronunciation:
dih kleIr
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part of speech: verb
inflections: declared, declares, declaring
definition 1: to announce in a formal way.
Congress declared war.
synonyms:
announce, proclaim, pronounce
similar words:
decree
definition 2: to say strongly or firmly.
She declared she would never speak to him again.
synonyms:
affirm, assert, maintain, state
similar words:
profess
definition 3: to reveal or make known.
He declared his love to me.
synonyms:
disclose, reveal
similar words:
announce, say
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