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To declare that in the administration of criminal law the end justifies the means to declare that the Government may commit crimes in order to secure conviction of a private criminal would bring terrible retribution.
Louis D. Brandeis

Meaning of "declare" in the English dictionary

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ETYMOLOGY OF THE WORD DECLARE

From Latin dēclārāre to make clear, from clārus bright, clear.
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Etymology is the study of the origin of words and their changes in structure and significance.
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PRONUNCIATION OF DECLARE

declare  [dɪˈklɛə] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF DECLARE

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Declare is a verb.
The verb is the part of the sentence that is conjugated and expresses action and state of being.

See the conjugation of the verb declare in English.

WHAT DOES DECLARE MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Declare

Declare is a supernatural spy novel by American author Tim Powers. The novel presents a secret history of the Cold War, and earned several major fantasy fiction awards.

Definition of declare in the English dictionary

The first definition of declare in the dictionary is to make clearly known or announce officially. Other definition of declare is to state officially that is as specified. Declare is also to state emphatically; assert.

CONJUGATION OF THE VERB TO DECLARE

PRESENT

Present
I declare
you declare
he/she/it declares
we declare
you declare
they declare
Present continuous
I am declaring
you are declaring
he/she/it is declaring
we are declaring
you are declaring
they are declaring
Present perfect
I have declared
you have declared
he/she/it has declared
we have declared
you have declared
they have declared
Present perfect continuous
I have been declaring
you have been declaring
he/she/it has been declaring
we have been declaring
you have been declaring
they have been declaring
Present tense is used to refer to circumstances that exist at the present time or over a period that includes the present time. The present perfect refers to past events, although it can be considered to denote primarily the resulting present situation rather than the events themselves.

PAST

Past
I declared
you declared
he/she/it declared
we declared
you declared
they declared
Past continuous
I was declaring
you were declaring
he/she/it was declaring
we were declaring
you were declaring
they were declaring
Past perfect
I had declared
you had declared
he/she/it had declared
we had declared
you had declared
they had declared
Past perfect continuous
I had been declaring
you had been declaring
he/she/it had been declaring
we had been declaring
you had been declaring
they had been declaring
Past tense forms express circumstances existing at some time in the past,

FUTURE

Future
I will declare
you will declare
he/she/it will declare
we will declare
you will declare
they will declare
Future continuous
I will be declaring
you will be declaring
he/she/it will be declaring
we will be declaring
you will be declaring
they will be declaring
Future perfect
I will have declared
you will have declared
he/she/it will have declared
we will have declared
you will have declared
they will have declared
Future perfect continuous
I will have been declaring
you will have been declaring
he/she/it will have been declaring
we will have been declaring
you will have been declaring
they will have been declaring
The future is used to express circumstances that will occur at a later time.

CONDITIONAL

Conditional
I would declare
you would declare
he/she/it would declare
we would declare
you would declare
they would declare
Conditional continuous
I would be declaring
you would be declaring
he/she/it would be declaring
we would be declaring
you would be declaring
they would be declaring
Conditional perfect
I would have declare
you would have declare
he/she/it would have declare
we would have declare
you would have declare
they would have declare
Conditional perfect continuous
I would have been declaring
you would have been declaring
he/she/it would have been declaring
we would have been declaring
you would have been declaring
they would have been declaring
Conditional or "future-in-the-past" tense refers to hypothetical or possible actions.

IMPERATIVE

Imperative
you declare
we let´s declare
you declare
The imperative is used to form commands or requests.
NONFINITE VERB FORMS
Infinitive
to declare
Past participle
declared
Present Participle
declaring
Infinitive shows the action beyond temporal perspective. The present participle or gerund shows the action during the session. The past participle shows the action after completion.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH DECLARE


aglare
əˈɡlɛə
antiglare
ˌæntɪˈɡlɛə
Blair
blɛə
blare
blɛə
capillaire
ˌkæpɪˈlɛə
chantecler
ˌtʃæntɪˈklɛə
Clare
klɛə
flair
flɛə
flare
flɛə
glair
ɡlɛə
glare
ɡlɛə
lair
lɛə
nonglare
ˌnɒnˈɡlɛə
Sinclair
sɪŋˈklɛə

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE DECLARE

declarable
declarant
declaration
declaration of bankruptcy
Declaration of Independence
Declaration of Indulgence
declaration of love
declaration of war
declarative
declaratively
declarator
declaratorily
declaratory
declare an interest
declared
declaredly
declarer
declass
declassifiable
declassification

WORDS THAT END LIKE DECLARE

are
autoflare
aware
care
childcare
compare
erythema solare
fare
hardware
health care
malware
mare
naviculare
on the square
outglare
prepare
rare
Roeselare
scalare
solar flare

Synonyms and antonyms of declare in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

SYNONYMS OF «DECLARE»

The following words have a similar or identical meaning as «declare» and belong to the same grammatical category.
synonyms of declare

Translation of «declare» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF DECLARE

Find out the translation of declare to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of declare from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «declare» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

宣布
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

declarar
570 millions of speakers

English

declare
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

घोषित
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

يُعْلِنُ
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

заявлять
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

declarar
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

ঘোষণা করা
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

déclarer
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Mengisytiharkan
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

kundtun
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

断言する
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

선언하다
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Ngumumake
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

tuyên bố
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

அறிவிக்க
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

घोषित करा
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

bildirmek
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

dichiarare
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

zadeklarować
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

заявляти
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

a declara
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

δηλώνω
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

verklaar
14 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Swedish

deklarera
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

erklære
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of declare

TRENDS

TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «DECLARE»

The term «declare» is very widely used and occupies the 11.305 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «DECLARE» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about declare

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10 QUOTES WITH «DECLARE»

Famous quotes and sentences with the word declare.
1
Laurie Anderson
I've never really had a hobby, unless you count art, which the IRS once told me I had to declare as a hobby since I hadn't made money with it.
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Susan B. Anthony
I declare to you that woman must not depend upon the protection of man, but must be taught to protect herself, and there I take my stand.
3
John Avlon
First, I think more Americans need to declare their independence from partisan politics on both sides. The more that Americans declare their independence, the more the parties will have to compete for their votes using reason rather than the hateful appeals.
4
Fred Barnes
The mainstream media may have trouble resisting the temptation to declare that Karl Rove has been demoted, but the truth is quite the contrary. By giving up his role as deputy White House chief of staff, Rove has been freed to do what he does best: shape big issues and develop strategies to win elections.
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David A. Bednar
We should remember that bearing a heartfelt testimony is only a beginning. We need to bear testimony, we need to mean it, and most importantly we need consistently to live it. We need to both declare and live our testimonies.
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Louis D. Brandeis
To declare that in the administration of criminal law the end justifies the means to declare that the Government may commit crimes in order to secure conviction of a private criminal would bring terrible retribution.
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Concha Buika
I have a very big conflict with the individualization of love. I feel like it's egotistical to just love one person when you can love so many of them. I feel so much love that I declare myself a lover of all.
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Martin Van Buren
For myself, therefore, I desire to declare that the principle that will govern me in the high duty to which my country calls me is a strict adherence to the letter and spirit of the Constitution as it was designed by those who framed it.
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William Allen Butler
But I do mean to say, I have heard her declare, When at the same moment she had on a dress Which cost five hundred dollars, and not a cent less, And jewelry worth ten times more, I should guess, That she had not a thing in the wide world to wear!
10
Jane Welsh Carlyle
I declare I would rather be a kitten and cry, 'Mew!' than live as I see many of my female acquaintances do, tearing each other's characters to pieces, and wearing out their lives in vanity and vexation of spirit.

10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «DECLARE»

Discover the use of declare in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to declare and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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Declare
Operation: DECLARE London, 1963. A cryptic phone call forces ex-MI6 agent Andrew Hale to confront the nightmare that has haunted his adult life: an ultra-secret wartime operation, codenamed Declare.
Tim Powers, 2010
2
I Declare: 31 Promises to Speak Over Your Life
Broken into thirty-one segments, this book defines the most powerful blessings in Scripture and encourages readers to declare one each day for a month.
Joel Osteen, 2012
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Something to Declare
The author traces her life as the daughter of immigrants from the Dominican Republic and her efforts to assimilate and to become a writer.
Julia Alvarez, 2008
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Nothing to Declare
" In this beguiling travel book, Mary Morris calls upon us to listen.With Nothing to Declare, Mary Morris joins the company of Beryl Markham, Mary Kingsley, Isabella Bird, and the few women travel writers in a field long the privileged ...
Mary Morris, 1988
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Declare and Decree
Declare and Decree was birthed in an effort to become strong in the Lord and in the power of His might (Ephesians 6:10) in all areas of Life: who God is, who we are in Him, family and social relationships, health, finances, ministry, etc.
Dianna Brewer, 2010
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Something to Declare: Good Lesbian Travel Writing
Editor Gillian Kendall has brought together in Something to Declare a collection of impressionistic, literary travel essays that explore the sense of place and the pull of wanderlust, and reveal what happens when a traveler follows her ...
Gillian Kendall, 2009
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Something to Declare: A Memoir
In 1938, Sir James Gobbo's family emigrated from Cittadella, near Venice, to Melbourne.
James Gobbo, 2010
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I Declare War
Dr. Deborah W. Nelson was born in Washington D.C., and resides in the Metropolitan Area.
Deborah W. Nelson, 2010
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The Heavens Declare: Astrological Ages and the Evolution of ...
Written in the form of thought-provoking letters to her analyst friend, Howell’s natural wit and charm compliment the text.
Alice O. Howell, 2006
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What Did the Declaration Declare?
What did the Declaration declare? An enduring mythology has grown up around the creation of the Declaration of Independence.
Joseph J. Ellis, 1999

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «DECLARE»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term declare is used in the context of the following news items.
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Lew unwilling to declare too-big-to-fail is over
The race is on for opposing factions to either convincingly declare victory for Dodd-Frank reforms or strike a deadly blow in the battle over the ... «MarketWatch, Jul 15»
2
Conservative oligarchs declare war on democracy: Their brazen …
Conservative oligarchs declare war on democracy: Their brazen new ploy reveals their true motives. Mega-donors like Foster Friess and ... «Salon, Jul 15»
3
Colombia's guerrillas declare new ceasefire amid peace-talk …
The FARC said they hoped the move would lead the government to declare a bilateral ceasefire — something the Juan Manuel Santos ... «Miami Herald, Jul 15»
4
Philippines asks tribunal to declare invalid China's claims to much of …
MANILA, Philippines – The Philippines has asked an international tribunal to declare as invalid China's claims to virtually all of the South China ... «Fox News, Jul 15»
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Tess Parks & Anton Newcombe I Declare Nothing
While I Declare Nothing wastes no time solidifying a ruthless groove and builds on its own breathtaking walls of sound, it's album closer ... «Exclaim!, Jul 15»
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Government ups the ante on black money, says US return IT …
Thousands of India's IT professionals and others who've worked overseas will potentially have to declare such investment plans as these will ... «Economic Times, Jul 15»
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Ray Pennings: It's premature to declare social conservatism dead
Current wisdom has it that the age-old debate between order and freedom is essentially resolved. Champions of the former — so-called social ... «National Post, Jul 15»
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Doctors declare former Guatemalan dictator unfit for trial
GUATEMALA CITY — Government-backed experts say former Guatemalan dictator Jose Efrain Rios Montt is mentally incompetent, potentially ... «WRAL.com, Jul 15»
9
Greek Ultimatum: Euro Leaders Declare Sunday Deadline
European leaders set a Sunday deadline for Greece to accept a rescue, saying otherwise they'll take the unprecedented step of propelling the ... «Bloomberg, Jul 15»
10
Canada's finance minister not ready to declare a recession
VANCOUVER —Canada's economy is beset by “external factors” such as the precipitous drop in energy prices and the instability in Greece, but ... «Montreal Gazette, Jul 15»

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