Definition of pronouncement in English:

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pronouncement

Pronunciation: /prəˈnaʊnsm(ə)nt/

noun

A formal or authoritative announcement or declaration: distrust of the pronouncements of politicians was endemic
More example sentences
  • It is certainly in his commercial interests to make his pronouncements sound as authoritative as possible.
  • The theological message of ritual scourging was made clear to spectators in formal pronouncements.
  • It styles itself as a canon - an authoritative pronouncement on great literature.
Synonyms
announcement, proclamation, declaration, formal statement, assertion, judgement, ruling, adjudication, decree, edict, ordinance, dictum, promulgation, deliverance;
in Tsarist Russia ukase;
in Spain & Spanish-speaking countries pronunciamento;
Latin ipse dixit

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