One entry found for declare.
Main Entry: de·clare
Pronunciation: di-kla()r, -kle()r
Inflected Form(s): de·clared; de·clar·ing
Etymology: Middle English declaren "to make clear, make known," from early French declarer (same meaning), from Latin declarare "to make clear," from de- "from" and clarare "to make clear," from clarus "clear, bright" --related to CLEAR 1: to make known openly or officially <declare war> 2: to state strongly <declared his innocence> 3: to make a full statement of (taxable property or items on which duty must be paid) synonym see ASSERT - de·clar·a·to·ry /-klar--tr-, -tr-/ adjective - de·clar·ernoun