What does promulgate mean?

Definitions for promulgateˈprɒm əlˌgeɪt, proʊˈmʌl geɪt

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. proclaim, exclaim, promulgate(verb)

    state or announce

    "`I am not a Communist,' he exclaimed"; "The King will proclaim an amnesty"

  2. promulgate(verb)

    put a law into effect by formal declaration

Wiktionary

  1. promulgate(Verb)

    To make known or public.

  2. promulgate(Verb)

    To put into effect as a regulation.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Promulgate(verb)

    to make known by open declaration, as laws, decrees, or tidings; to publish; as, to promulgate the secrets of a council

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Promulgate

    prō-mul′gāt, v.t. to publish: to proclaim: to make widely known—(arch.) Promulge′.—ns. Promulgā′tion, act of promulgating: publication: open declaration: (law) the first official publication of a new law; Prom′ulgātor. [L. promulgāre, -ātum.]

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of promulgate in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of promulgate in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

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