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declaration

dec·la·ra·tion

declaration

 
 
pronunciation:
de kl reI shn
part of speech: noun
definition 1: the act of declaring.
His declaration of love came as a surprise to her.
synonyms:
affirmation, announcement, assertion, proclamation
similar words:
acknowledgment, allegation, annunciation, disclosure, expression, notification, profession, publication, revelation
definition 2: something that is declared.
His declaration met deaf ears.
synonyms:
announcement, assertion, avowal, statement
similar words:
acknowledgment, admission, allegation, disclosure, edict, expression, revelation
definition 3: an official or formal announcement or proclamation, or the document containing it.
The government issued a declaration of war.
synonyms:
announcement, proclamation, pronouncement
similar words:
decree, dictum, edict, manifesto, notification, oath, testimonial, vow
definition 4: a statement indicating goods or income to be taxed.
similar words:
statement