Share this entry

British English: /dɪˈklɛː/
American English: /dɪˈklɛr/

Translation of declare in German:

transitive verb

  • 1 (announce)
    zugeben (Schuld, Wissen)
    (state explicitly)
    kundtun [formal] (Wunsch, Absicht)
    Ausdruck verleihen + Dat. [formal] (Erwartung, Hoffnung)
    (prove) [well,] I [do] declare!
    das darf [doch] nicht wahr sein! [colloquial]
  • 2 (pronounce)declare something/somebody [to be] something
    etwas/jemanden für etwas erklären
    declare oneself

intransitive verb

  • declare for/against somebody/something
    sich für/gegen jemanden/etwas erklären

Definition of declare in:

Share this entry


What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources


    Next Score: