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  Definition of proclaim
  1. praise, glorify, or honor; "extol the virtues of one''s children"; "glorify one''s spouse''s cooking"
  2. state or announce; "`I am not a Communist,'' " he exclaimed; "The King will proclaim an amnesty"
  3. declare formally; declare someone to be something; of titles; "He was proclaimed King"
  4. affirm or declare as an attribute or quality of; "The speech predicated the fitness of the candidate to be President"
Similar Words: laud, extol, exalt, glorify, exclaim, promulgate, predicate

 

Hyponyms: canonize, canonise, ensky, crack up, hymn, declare, trumpet, clarion

 

Derivational Morphology: glory, glorification, resplendence, resplendency, deification, exaltation, apotheosis, laudator, lauder, extoller, promulgation, announcement, proclamation, ecphonesis, exclamation, annunciation, declaration, postulation, predication

 

 
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