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Synonyms for declare
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Princeton's WordNet

  1. declare(verb)

    state emphatically and authoritatively

    "He declared that he needed more money to carry out the task he was charged with"

    Synonyms:
    announce, hold, adjudge

  2. announce, declare(verb)

    announce publicly or officially

    "The President declared war"

    Synonyms:
    adjudge, hold, herald, denote, foretell, announce, harbinger, annunciate

  3. declare(verb)

    state firmly

    "He declared that he was innocent"

    Synonyms:
    announce, hold, adjudge

  4. declare, adjudge, hold(verb)

    declare to be

    "She was declared incompetent"; "judge held that the defendant was innocent"

    Synonyms:
    accommodate, book, retain, take, moderate, view as, support, apply, harbour, defend, take hold, bind, deem, hold up, arrest, hold back, have, concord, check, make, admit, go for, take for, throw, defy, control, harbor, keep, obligate, carry, give, adjudge, entertain, nurse, oblige, curb, hold, confine, have got, announce, restrain, withstand, agree, hold in, halt, contain, concur, maintain, guard, keep back, sustain, prevail, reserve, obtain, bear

  5. declare(verb)

    authorize payments of

    "declare dividends"

    Synonyms:
    announce, hold, adjudge

  6. declare(verb)

    designate (a trump suit or no-trump) with the final bid of a hand

    Synonyms:
    announce, hold, adjudge

  7. declare(verb)

    make a declaration (of dutiable goods) to a customs official

    "Do you have anything to declare?"

    Synonyms:
    announce, hold, adjudge

  8. declare(verb)

    proclaim one's support, sympathy, or opinion for or against

    "His wife declared at once for moving to the West Coast"

    Synonyms:
    announce, hold, adjudge

English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. declare

    To allege is formally to state as true or capable of proof, but without proving. To adduce, literally to lead to, is to bring the evidence up to what has been alleged. Adduce is a secondary word; nothing can be adduced in evidence till something has been stated or alleged, which the evidence is to sustain. An alleged fact stands open to question or doubt. To speak of an alleged document, an alleged will, an alleged crime, is either to question, or at least very carefully to refrain from admitting, that the document exists, that the will is genuine, or that the crime has been committed. Alleged is, however, respectful; to speak of the "so-called" will or deed, etc., would be to cast discredit upon the document, and imply that the speaker was ready to brand it as unquestionably spurious; alleged simply concedes nothing and leaves the question open. To produce is to bring forward, as, for instance, papers or persons. Adduce is not used of persons; of them we say introduce or produce. When an alleged criminal is brought to trial, the counsel on either side are accustomed to advance a theory, and adduce the strongest possible evidence in its support; they will produce documents and witnesses, cite precedents, assign reasons, introduce suggestions, offer pleas. The accused will usually assert his innocence. Compare STATE.

    Synonyms:
    adduce, advance, affirm, allege, assert, asseverate, assign, aver, cite, claim, introduce, maintain, offer, plead, produce, say, state

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. declare(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    affirm, assert, aver, asseverate, state, proclaim, publish, promulgate, communicate, announce, utter, make known

  2. declare(v. n.)

    Synonyms:
    make a declaration

  3. declare(v. n.)

    Synonyms:
    announce a determination

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases:

    declares, proclaim, announce, testify, explain, announces, say, announced, report, declared, state

How to pronounce declare?

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Alex
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Daniel
Daniel
British
Karen
Karen
Australian
Veena
Veena
Indian

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