What does the word proclamation mean?

    Part of speech: noun

  • The act of proclaiming.

  • Part of speech: noun

  • That which is proclaimed.

Usage examples for proclamation

  1. When she repeated this soon after in a proclamation, she added that these things must shortly be ordered by common consent. – A History of England Principally in the Seventeenth Century, Volume I (of 6) by Leopold von Ranke
  2. Mr. Redworth reserved his assent to the proclamation of any English disadvantage. – The Complete Project Gutenberg Works of George Meredith by George Meredith
  3. But it is not sufficient to do this by mere proclamation. – The Truth About Woman by C. Gasquoine Hartley