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EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR PROCLAIM

At such a time in history, we who are free must proclaim anew our faith.

A President may sense and proclaim that new spirit, but only a people can provide it.

Proclaim at daybreak that I myself will review the troops in the Vivarrambla.

Then if he is innocent, why does he not speak out like a man, and proclaim his innocence?

He did not proclaim the vendetta against the assassin of his father.

And at that moment he felt a craving to proclaim it, to cry it aloud.

Listen, then, he said; I proclaim that justice is nothing else than the interest of the stronger.

Far be it from me to toot my horn, Mr. Atkins, or to proclaim my merits from the housetops.

In a case like this only the Great King Himself could proclaim a pardon.

See that you leave no sign about you to proclaim you of the House of Santafior, or all is lost.

WORD ORIGIN

late 14c., proclamen, from Latin proclamare "cry or call out," from pro- "forth" (see pro-) + clamare "to cry out" (see claim (v.)). Spelling altered by influence of claim. Related: Proclaimed; proclaiming; proclaimer.

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