What does declassify mean?

Definitions for declassifydiˈklæs əˌfaɪ

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word declassify.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. declassify(verb)

    lift the restriction on and make available again

    "reclassify the documents"


  1. declassify(Verb)

    to remove the classification from; to lift the restrictions on

Dictionary of Military and Associated Terms

  1. declassify

    To cancel the security classification of an item of classified matter. Also called DECL. See also downgrade.

Editors Contribution

  1. declassify

    To change the status of an official document or information that has an official classification.

    The Government decided to declassify certain files that the public voted in a majority for access to them.

  2. declassify

    To make official documentation or information accessible to the public and available into the public domain.

    The role of government is to be transparent therefore they will need to declassify documents that the public request in order of priority and importance at some moment in time and where relevant.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of declassify in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of declassify in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

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