Trel (trellia_chan) wrote in 1word1day,
Trel
trellia_chan
1word1day

Wednesday word: promulgate

promulgate: [proh-muhl-geyt]

verb:

1. To make an idea or a belief known to many people through a public proclamation.

2. To make a new law known through a public announcement.

3. To set forth or publicly teach a new doctrine.

etymology: 1520-1530  Latin
prōmulgātus
Tags: latin, p, verb, wordsmith: trellia_chan
Subscribe

  • Sunday Word: Interlocutor

    interlocutor[in-ter- lok-y uh-ter] noun: 1 one who takes part in dialogue or conversation 2 the performer in a minstrel show who is placed…

  • Wednesday Word: Déraciné

    Déraciné - noun or adjective. You may know déraciné as the title of a video game, but this French word can also be used as an adjective or noun.…

  • Wednesday Word: Prothalamion

    I'm running behind this week, so I'll just share this neat word that's also a few day's late for Valentine's :-) prothalamion •…

  • Post a new comment

    Error

    Comments allowed for members only

    Anonymous comments are disabled in this journal

    default userpic

    Your reply will be screened

    Your IP address will be recorded 

  • 5 comments