Definition of pronunciamento in English:

pronunciamento

Line breaks: pro|nun¦cia|mento
Pronunciation: /prəˌnʌnsɪəˈmɛntəʊ
 
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noun (plural pronunciamentos)

  • (Especially in Spain and Spanish-speaking countries) a political manifesto or proclamation.
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    • 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'.

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