denunciative

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • adj denunciative containing warning of punishment
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • a Denunciative Same as Denunciatory.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • denunciative Partaking of the character of a denunciation; denunciatory; prone to denunciation; ready to denounce.
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Quotations

  • Logan Pearsall Smith
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    “The denunciation of the young is a necessary part of the hygiene of older people, and greatly assists the circulation of their blood.”

Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
L. denuntiativus, -ciativus, monitory

Usage

In literature:

This and his "Denunciation of Stock-jobbing" made great impression on the public mind.
"The World's Greatest Books, Vol X" by Various
The mere fact of the child's presence was in itself a denunciation.
"The Man Who Laughs" by Victor Hugo
It is, you will remember, the sin on which our Lord centres His chief denunciation.
"Our Lady Saint Mary" by J. G. H. Barry
His big-knuckled finger, shaken in denunciation, was raised almost in her face.
"The Air Trust" by George Allan England
Tears and denunciations were alike unavailing.
"Punch, Or The London Charivari, Vol. 99., December 27, 1890" by Various
They pierced his heart more acutely than the fiercest of the upbraidings and denunciations of his old companions.
"International Weekly Miscellany Vol. I. No. 3, July 15, 1850" by Various
Any country politician fears their non-partisan denunciation as he does political death.
"The Art Of The Moving Picture" by Vachel Lindsay
We are apt to get impatient and by hasty denunciation drive off many who are wavering and may be won.
"Principles of Freedom" by Terence J. MacSwiney
This was the famous "Coercion Act" which has been the subject of so much violent denunciation.
"Is Ulster Right?" by Anonymous
I have elsewhere referred to the fact that women were often the most bitter in their denunciations of the Abolitionists.
"The Abolitionists" by John F. Hume
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In news:

The Religious Left joins in the denunciations -- without knowing too much about the story.
THE aging duelist sits in his Upper East Side apartment and contemplates all that is past, the polemics and late-night arguments and denunciations in one magazine or another.
Whether it's correctly called a movement, a backlash or political theater, state declarations of their rights — or in some cases denunciations of federal authority, amounting to the same thing — are on a roll.
Sandel 's denunciation of these aspects of money power is forceful, but he passes over more egregious examples, especially the relentless ideological justification of economic inequality.
The denunciations of the Zionist war machine seemed to be going smoothly–until Jerusalem's air raid sirens were triggered by an incoming Hamas rocket.
So at the end of yet another ho-hum overwrought denunciation of his ideological foes as nutty theocratic extremists, Andrew Sullivan looks into his crystal ball and sees a civil war coming in the aftermath of an Obama loss.
His denunciation of liberation theology , homosexuality and feminism.
Milovan Djilas, the Yugoslav Communist revolutionary whose denunciation of his former comrades in 1957 as a privileged and self-serving "new class" became an early banner of dissidents and anti-Communists, died in Belgrade yesterday.
A rebuttal of recent denunciations of the classic Chronicles of Narnia as racist, misogynist, "poisonous" works.
Over the noisy protests of hundreds of union members, and despite angry denunciations from Democrats, the Republican majority in Lansing has pushed controversial "right to Work" bills through the Michigan House and Senate.
Two years ago, Denise Dennis delivered a dramatic denunciation of Marcellus Shale natural gas development at a Philadelphia City Council hearing.
What the Green Party 's denunciation of Hassig means for Nov 6.
Günter Grass's poem 'What Must Be Said' is many things, but it is not a blanket denunciation of Israel.
The denunciations of the Zionist war machine seemed to be going smoothly–until Jerusalem 's air raid sirens were triggered by an incoming Hamas rocket.
That prompted the resignation of one of his top aides and a denunciation by Mohamed ElBaradei, a former top UN official and Morsi ally, that the Egyptian president was intent on making himself "a new pharaoh.".
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In science:

Sq (A + B ) = Sq (A) + Sq (B ) + (1 − q)Sq (A)Sq (B ), from which the denunciation non-extensive comes.
Random matrix theory for mixed regular-chaotic dynamics in the super-extensive regime
This was explicitly checked for n = 4 in , moreover the difference between abelian and non-abelian Wilson averages for n = 6, involved into denunciation of BDS conjecture in [40, 41], is also shown to possess this symmetry.
Alday-Maldacena duality and AdS Plateau problem
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