verb (used with object), de·nounced, de·nounc·ing.
Origin of denounce
OTHER WORDS FROM denouncede·nounce·ment, nounde·nounc·er, nounun·de·nounced, adjective
WORDS THAT MAY BE CONFUSED WITH denouncedenounce renounce
Words nearby denounce
Example sentences from the Web for denouncement
After my first week on campus, I began to meet upperclassmen who were unapologetic in their denouncement of the University.
Kyle Smith's denouncement of Free to Be in Sunday's New York Post because it “emasculated men” is totally baffling.
But a subject class or race does but little for their amelioration when content with its denouncement.Shadow and Light|Mifflin Wistar Gibbs
The Baronet not long after this denouncement retired to Boston.The Loyalists of Massachusetts|James H. Stark
British Dictionary definitions for denouncement
- to announce (something evil)
- to portend