Definition of pronunciamento in English:

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pronunciamento

Pronunciation: /prəˌnʌnsɪəˈmɛntəʊ/

noun (plural pronunciamentos)

(Especially in Spain and Spanish-speaking countries) a political manifesto or proclamation.
Example sentences
  • He is the man who ranges across literatures, absorbs religious ideas, swallows whole cultures, happily making pronunciamentos upon them as he passes.
  • He did it on his own website and it is a fascinating thing to look at even if you are likely to disagree with many of his pronunciamentos.
  • Federal and provincial programmes and pronunciamentos push some values and undermine others.

Origin

Spanish pronunciamiento, from pronunciar 'pronounce'.

For editors and proofreaders

Line breaks: pro|nun¦cia|mento

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