What does the word denunciation mean?

Usage examples for denunciation

  1. What could have prompted his denunciation of my act? – Prison Memoirs of an Anarchist by Alexander Berkman
  2. Roosevelt denounced " boss rule" until the rafters rang, coupling his denunciation of corrupt politicians with denunciations of those " fireside moralists" who were forever crying against bad government yet raising not a finger to correct it. – Roosevelt in the Bad Lands by Hermann Hagedorn
  3. As he rose in his indignation and denunciation of some current evils, and illustrated his argument with the Old Testament examples of the punishment of sinners, the audience became greatly excited. – My Memories of Eighty Years by Chauncey M. Depew