de'nounce·ment || -mənt n. proclamation; accusal; delation; condemnation

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  • Denouncement — De*nounce ment, n. [Cf. OF. denoncement.] Solemn, official, or menacing announcement; denunciation. [Archaic] [1913 Webster] False is the reply of Cain, upon the denouncement of his curse. Sir T. Browne. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • denouncement — index blame (culpability), charge (accusation), complaint, conviction (finding of guilt), denunciation …   Law dictionary

  • denouncement — An application to the authorities for a grant of the right to work a mine, either on the ground of new discovery, or on the ground of forfeiture of the rights of a former owner, through abandonment or contravention of the mining law. Castillero v …   Black's law dictionary

  • denouncement — denounce ► VERB ▪ publicly declare to be wrong or evil. DERIVATIVES denouncement noun denouncer noun. ORIGIN Latin denuntiare give official information , from nuntius messenger …   English terms dictionary

  • denouncement — noun see denounce …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • denouncement — See denounce. * * * …   Universalium

  • denouncement — noun a) An act of denouncing; a denunciation b) A solemn or formal declaration …   Wiktionary

  • denouncement — (Roget s Thesaurus II) noun A charging of someone with a misdeed: accusation, charge, denunciation, imputation, incrimination. Law: indictment. See ATTACK, LAW, PRAISE …   English dictionary for students

  • denouncement — de·nounce·ment …   English syllables

  • denouncement — Same as denuncia. A denunciation. The reporting of a mine to the authorities as unoccupied or abandoned; the claiming of the right to work a mine; the reporting of the discovery and pre emption of a mine; the claiming of a mine as a new one.… …   Ballentine's law dictionary

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