Definitions

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  • adj. denunciatory

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Same as denunciatory.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Partaking of the character of a denunciation; denunciatory; prone to denunciation; ready to denounce.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adj. containing warning of punishment

Etymologies

Latin denuntiativus. (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • Most people were uneasy gazing at Nicci, either because of her startling beauty, or because of her cool, often denunciative, presence.

    Men Don't Leave Me

  • And thereat John Gordon delivered himself of a vigorous flood of English, terse, intensive, denunciative, and composed solely of expletives and adjectives.

    Jan, the Unrepentant

  • It knew the personal fascination and the denunciative writings of Ferdinand la Salle.

    Sonnets from the Crimea

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