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Wiktionary

Up to date as of January 15, 2010

Definition from Wiktionary, a free dictionary

See also declaré, and déclaré

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English

Pronunciation

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Verb

Infinitive
to declare

Third person singular
declares

Simple past
declared

Past participle
declared

Present participle
declaring

to declare (third-person singular simple present declares, present participle declaring, simple past and past participle declared)

  1. (intransitive): To make a declaration.
  2. (intransitive): To announce one’s support, choice, opinion, etc.
    He declared him innocent.
  3. (intransitive, cricket): For the captain of the batting side to announce the innings complete even though all batsmen have not been dismissed.
  4. (transitive): To announce something formally or officially.
  5. (transitive): To affirm or state something emphatically.
  6. (transitive, cricket): To declare (an innings) closed.
  7. (transitive): To make outstanding debts, e.g. taxes, payable.
  8. (transitive, computing) To explicitly include (a variable) as part of a list of variables, often providing some information about the data it is expected to contain.
    The counter "i" was declared as an integer.

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