What are some alternative words for proclaim?

Synonyms for proclaim
proʊˈkleɪm, prə-

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. proclaim(verb)

    declare formally; declare someone to be something; of titles

    "He was proclaimed King"

    Synonyms:
    promulgate, predicate, extol, exclaim, laud, glorify, exalt

  2. proclaim, exclaim, promulgate(verb)

    state or announce

    "`I am not a Communist,' he exclaimed"; "The King will proclaim an amnesty"

    Synonyms:
    predicate, exclaim, cry, laud, outcry, extol, call out, shout, promulgate, glorify, exalt, cry out

  3. predicate, proclaim(verb)

    affirm or declare as an attribute or quality of

    "The speech predicated the fitness of the candidate to be President"

    Synonyms:
    predicate, exclaim, laud, connote, extol, promulgate, glorify, exalt

  4. laud, extol, exalt, glorify, proclaim(verb)

    praise, glorify, or honor

    "extol the virtues of one's children"; "glorify one's spouse's cooking"

    Synonyms:
    enliven, laud, invigorate, thrill, transfigure, predicate, exalt, tickle pink, animate, exclaim, promulgate, inspire, exhilarate, inebriate, glorify, spiritualize, extol, beatify

English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. proclaim

    To announce is to give intelligence of in some formal or public way. We may announce that which has occurred or that which is to occur, tho the word is chiefly used in the anticipative sense; we announce a book when it is in press, a guest when he arrives. We advertise our business, communicate our intentions, enunciate our views; we notify an individual, give notice to the public. Declare has often an authoritative force; to declare war is to cause war to be, where before there may have been only hostilities; we say declare war, proclaim peace. We propound a question or an argument, promulgate the views of a sect or party, or the decision of a court, etc. We report an interview, reveal a secret, herald the coming of some distinguished person or great event. Publish, in popular usage, is becoming closely restricted to the sense of issuing through the press; we announce a book that is to be published.

    Synonyms:
    advertise, announce, circulate, communicate, declare, enunciate, give notice (of), give out, herald, make known, notify, promulgate, propound, publish, report, reveal, say, spread abroad, state, tell

    Antonyms:
    bury, conceal, cover (up), hide, hush, keep back, keep secret, secrete, suppress, withhold

    Preposition:
    The event was announced to the family by telegraph.

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. proclaim

    Synonyms:
    announce, publish, promulgate, declare, enunciate, advertise, call out, report, utter

    Antonyms:
    repress, conceal, silentiate, obliviate, secrete

Editors Contribution

  1. exclaimed

    'i am not a communist ', he exclaimed

    Submitted by rinat on August 11, 2019  

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. proclaim(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    announce, publish, declare, promulgate, advertise, trumpet, broach, cry, make known, blaze abroad, spread abroad, noise abroad, give notice of, make proclamation of

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. proclaim(v)

    Synonyms:
    announce

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases:

    declare, proclamation, announce

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How to use proclaim in a sentence?

  1. Pastor Greg:

    I don’t think anyone will ever take Billy’s place. But we can all, in our own way, follow Billy Graham example and proclaim the same Gospel as Billy Graham did, billy Graham served God’s purpose for Billy Graham generation and then Billy Graham died.

  2. Francis M. Faber Jr.:

    Attention! Pundits!", Please offer the actual dimensions when you proclaim the; LONG AND SHORT OF IT.

  3. RAMANA PEMMARAJU:

    When psychologically unfit form the majority in any sect, and yet proclaim to be the only fittest, will not only be a threat to the existence of the sane minority, but are surely catastrophic for the human race as a whole!”

  4. Ramana Pemmaraju:

    When psychologically unfit form the majority in any sect, and yet proclaim to be the only fittest, will not only be a threat to the existence of the sane minority, but are surely catastrophic for the human race as a whole!”- Ramana Pemmaraju

  5. David Harris:

    It's a sad and stupid thing to have to proclaim yourself a revolutionary just to be a decent man.


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