|1.||[ verb ] speak out against|
"He denounced the Nazis"
|Related terms:||criticize condemn fulminate denunciation|
|2.||[ verb ] to accuse or condemn or openly or formally or brand as disgraceful|
|Synonyms:||mark brand stigmatise stigmatize|
"He denounced the government action" "She was stigmatized by society because she had a child out of wedlock"
|Related terms:||label mark stigmatization|
|3.||[ verb ] announce the termination of, as of treaties|
|4.||[ verb ] give away information about somebody|
|Synonyms:||tell_on betray shop grass rat shit peach snitch stag give_away|
"He told on his classmate who had cheated on the exam"
|Related terms:||inform tip_off crap informer fink deserter|