publicly avowed or professed; self-confessed: a declared liberal.
- de·clar·ed·ly [dih-klair-id-lee], /dɪˈklɛər ɪd li/, adverb
- un·de·clared, adjective
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How to use declared in a sentence
They will do it,” Revels declared, “as certainly as the sun shines in the heavens.The Black Man Who Replaced Jefferson Davis in the Senate | Philip Dray | January 7, 2015 | THE DAILY BEAST
Already, 10 Republicans have declared they will vote for an alternative candidate and more seemed poised to join.
After some animated debate at the conference, Lelaie declared, with some frustration, “If you push on the stick, you will fly.”Flight 8501 Poses Question: Are Modern Jets Too Automated to Fly? | Clive Irving | January 4, 2015 | THE DAILY BEAST
I was declared innocent, and they said I should pay $104,000.The Story Behind Lee Marvin’s Liberty Valance Smile | Robert Ward | January 3, 2015 | THE DAILY BEAST
He declared that Western women are sexually promiscuous in a manner not even found in the natural world.50 Shades of Iran: The Mullahs’ Kinky Fantasies about Sex in the West | IranWire, Shima Sharabi | January 1, 2015 | THE DAILY BEAST
A gentleman expatiating upon the good looks of women, declared that he had never yet seen an ugly woman.The Book of Anecdotes and Budget of Fun; | Various
And Melchizedek is here declared to be “a great man,” “assimilated unto the Son of God.”Solomon and Solomonic Literature | Moncure Daniel Conway
The emperor Nicholas of Russia declared, by ukase, his purpose to assist Austria.The Every Day Book of History and Chronology | Joel Munsell
He remembered how his father had execrated this noble enemy, even at the time he declared his worth.The Pastor's Fire-side Vol. 3 of 4 | Jane Porter
Although everybody laughed at such a notion, the Worm-eating Warbler declared that he had a right to his own belief.The Tale of Grandfather Mole | Arthur Scott Bailey