declared declared  /dɪ ˈklɛrd/

Definition(s):

  1. (adj) made known or openly avowed
  2. (adj) declared as fact; explicitly stated

Usage(s):

  • He declared that tiny Rwanda was harboring thousands of Israeli agents bent on sabotaging his regime; Rwanda nervously asked Belgium for help in case it was invaded by Uganda.

News

  1. Disaster declared in 2 SLV counties

    ALAMOSA — The U.S. Department of Agriculture has declared two San Luis Valley counties as natural disaster areas due to damages and losses caused by drought.
    on June 14, 2013     Source: The Pueblo Chieftain

  2. Storm officially declared a "low end" derecho

    The storm that moved through Ohio late Wednesday and early Thursday has been declared a "low end" derecho by the National Storm Prediction Center.
    on June 14, 2013     Source: WKYC Cleveland

  3. Woman once declared legally dead gets 1-year jail sentence

    PENSACOLA, Fla., June 12 (UPI) -- A woman who disappeared from Pennsylvania a decade ago and was once declared legally dead was given a one-year jail term in Florida for a probation violation.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: UPI

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