What does promulgate mean?

Definitions for promulgateˈprɒm əlˌgeɪt, proʊˈmʌl geɪt

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

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


  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.]


  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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