declaration[ dek-luh-rey-shuhn ]SEE DEFINITION OF declaration
Synonyms for declaration
- hot air
- say so
- two cents' worth
Antonyms for declaration
EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR DECLARATION
It was matured and continued by the Declaration of Independence in 1776.
In 1826, the 50th anniversary of the Declaration of Independence, they both died.
And how was this to be done, after such a declaration from both my uncles?
Mr. Mayor was therefore informed that the declaration would not be read.
There was a masterful quality in his declaration, which seemed to ignore her negation.
The declaration, simple as it was, aroused the official to new indignation.
After that, in a torrent, came Harriet's declaration of independence.
No declaration of policy or intention could have been more explicit.
This declaration was heard by Almeria with undisguised satisfaction.
It remains only to renew the declaration, that every part of this narrative is supposed to be true.
mid-14c., "action of stating," from Old French declaration, from Latin declarationem (nominative declaratio), noun of action from past participle stem of declarare (see declare). Meaning "proclamation, public statement" is from 1650s. Declaration of independence is recorded from 1776 (the one by the British American colonies seems to be the first so called; though the phrase is not in the document itself, it was titled that from the first in the press).