Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • v. Obsolete form of dilate.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • transitive v. To carry; to convey.
  • transitive v. To carry abroad; to spread; to make public.
  • transitive v. To carry or bring against, as a charge; to inform against; to accuse; to denounce.
  • transitive v. To carry on; to conduct.
  • intransitive v. To dilate.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • To carry; convey; transmit.
  • To carry on; conduct; manage.
  • To publish or spread abroad; make public.
  • To bring a charge against; accuse; inform against; denounce.
  • To allay; dilute.

Etymologies

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Examples

  • August 28, 2008 at 7: 26 am every few years, i actually do delate my blog and start all over. i both love and hate myself for doing so. talk about paradox …

    Back in 10 minutes

  • Halvah is made by mixing sesame seed butter tahini with a sugar syrup and cooking it to the hard crack stage, but it is a delate operation that involves just-right temperatures and constant even mixing.

    Halva Mousse

  • To delate means to accuse or denounce something and the cake delator was created as an instrument to further hatred and humiliation of cakes.

    Signs of Trouble

  • If you answer the way I did you can bet on the inflate now, delate later model that would peak interest into the high teens or beyond.

    Fractional truths

  • ‘I intend to delate mysell to the Presbytery,’ said

    Redgauntlet

  • ‘I will delate you for a warlock to the Privy Council!’ said Sir John.

    Redgauntlet

  • Any one out there brave enough to delate the lot and re-download as the need arises?

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  • Upon this information, Crawford was seized, and being examined, it appeared, that when the mob begun, as he was comeing down from the steeple, the mob took the keys from him; that he was that night in several corners, and did indeed delate severall persons whom he saw there, and immediately warrands were despatched, and it was found they had absconded and fled.

    The Heart of Mid-Lothian

  • ¿Será cuando el ocaso sea venerado y el fuego imaginario de tus entrañas hambrientas te delate las pausas y las corridas?

    cruda Diary Entry

  • I heard her call her pleasant 'Clahowya!' and she added, rowing on evenly: 'Hyas delate salmon.'

    The Rim of the Desert

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  • In other words are there certain regular sorts of flourishing which we can see in this sphere which point to more than themselves, which delate, give away, point up, something about God? James Alison

    October 11, 2009