Proclaim vs. Proclamation

By Jaxson

  • Proclamation

    A proclamation (Lat. proclamare, to make public by announcement) is an official declaration issued by a person of authority to make certain announcements known. Proclamations are currently used within the governing framework of some nations and are usually issued in the name of the head of state.

  • Proclaim (verb)

    To announce or declare.

  • Proclamation (noun)

    A statement which is proclaimed; formal public announcement.

  • Proclamation (noun)

    a public or official announcement dealing with a matter of great importance

    “the issuing by the monarch of a proclamation dissolving Parliament”

  • Proclamation (noun)

    the public or official announcement of an important matter

    “the government restricted the use of water by proclamation”

  • Proclamation (noun)

    a clear declaration of something

    “bold proclamations about their team’s hopes for the season”

Oxford Dictionary

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