proclaimverb [T]uk /prəˈkleɪm/ us /proʊ-/
proclaim verb [T] (ANNOUNCE)
- After the abdication, George was immediately proclaimed king.
- Bush was proclaiming victory even before the last votes had been counted.
- The president has proclaimed a state of emergency.
- Brazil proclaimed itself independent from Portugal in 1882.
- The charter proclaims that each state will be independently governed.
proclaim verb [T] (SHOW)