Associations to the word «Declaration»


DECLARATION, noun. A written or oral indication of a fact, opinion, or belief.
DECLARATION, noun. A list of items for various legal purposes, e.g. customs declaration.
DECLARATION, noun. The act or process of declaring.
DECLARATION, noun. (cricket) The act, by the captain of a batting side, of declaring an innings closed.
DECLARATION, noun. (legal) In common law, the formal document specifying plaintiff’s cause of action, including the facts necessary to sustain a proper cause of action, and to advise the defendant of the grounds upon which he is being sued.
DECLARATION, noun. (computing) The specification of a variable's type.
DECLARATION OF WAR, noun. A formal announcement by a country or other body with military capability that it is in a state of war with another such entity.

Dictionary definition

DECLARATION, noun. A statement that is emphatic and explicit (spoken or written).
DECLARATION, noun. (law) unsworn statement that can be admitted in evidence in a legal transaction; "his declaration of innocence".
DECLARATION, noun. A statement of taxable goods or of dutiable properties.
DECLARATION, noun. (contract bridge) the highest bid becomes the contract setting the number of tricks that the bidder must make.
DECLARATION, noun. A formal public statement; "the government made an announcement about changes in the drug war"; "a declaration of independence".
DECLARATION, noun. A formal expression by a meeting; agreed to by a vote.

Wise words

He who speaks without modesty will find it difficult to make his words good.