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The governor issued a proclamation that reopened a wide variety of businesses including bars.

This indicates that such proclamations are not made lightly.

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In your career, over the last, let’s say, 15 or 20 years, there have been a series of incidents or proclamations that get some people really upset.

A proclamation he issued claimed that the threat of “illegal voting” justifies a dramatic decrease in the number of places that voters can hand-deliver their mail-in ballots.

The Student and Exchange Visitor Program has published an FAQ addressing international student concerns, but it doesn’t make any proclamations about whether re-entry into the USA will be granted or denied.

The Emancipation Proclamation, as Nancy Pelosi reminds us, was an executive action.

Mayor Bill de Blasio sent a proclamation and two commissioners to read it.

Short on literary flourish, the Proclamation was long on impact.

Queen B, however, wore quite an unconventional fur jacket, seemingly contradictory to her recent vegan proclamation.

Washington obliged by issuing a proclamation that Thursday, November 26, 1789, would be a day of public thanksgiving.

Quickly following this the King issued in 1632 another proclamation regulating the retailing of tobacco.

A proclamation was issued by government to establish a manufactory for white paper in England.

The policy thus initiated found final expression in the famous Proclamation of 1763, in the early months of Grenville's ministry.

After the formal proclamation was issued the function terminated with a banquet given to 200 insurgent notabilities.

On July 19 a proclamation was issued forbidding the possession of firearms without licence.


On this page you'll find 42 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to proclamation, such as: decree, edict, manifesto, notification, promulgation, and pronouncement.

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