1. Proclamation; announcement; a publishing. [Obs.]
Public . . . denunciation of banns before marriage. --Bp. Hall.
2. The act of denouncing; public menace or accusation; the act of inveighing against, stigmatizing, or publicly arraigning; arraignment.
3. That by which anything is denounced; threat of evil; public menace or accusation; arraignment.
Uttering bold denunciations of ecclesiastical error. --Motley.
n : a public act of denouncing [syn: denouncement]