HyperDic: promulgate

English > 2 senses of the word promulgate:
VERBcommunicationpromulgate, proclaim, exclaimstate or announce
communicationpromulgateput a law into effect by formal declaration
promulgate > pronunciation
Soundsprowmah'lgeyt
Rhymesabate ... welterweight: 559 rhymes with eyt...
English > promulgate: 2 senses > verb 1, communication
Meaningstate or announce.
PatternSomebody ----s something; Somebody ----s that CLAUSE
Synonymsproclaim, exclaim
Narrowerclarionproclaim on, or as if on, a clarion
declareproclaim one's support, sympathy, or opinion for or against
trumpetproclaim on, or as if on, a trumpet
Broaderdeclarestate emphatically and authoritatively
Spanishexclamar, proclamar
Catalanexclamar, proclamar
Nounspromulgationthe formal act of proclaiming
promulgationa public statement containing information about an event that has happened or is going to happen
promulgationthe official announcement of a new law or ordinance whereby the law or ordinance is put into effect
English > promulgate: 2 senses > verb 2, communication
Meaningput a law into effect by formal declaration.
PatternSomebody ----s something
Broaderannounce, declareannounce publicly or officially
Spanishpromulgar
Nounspromulgationthe formal act of proclaiming
promulgationthe official announcement of a new law or ordinance whereby the law or ordinance is put into effect
promulgator(law) one who promulgates laws (announces a law as a way of putting it into execution)

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