Key: "S:" = Show Synset (semantic) relations, "W:" = Show Word (lexical) relations
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- S: (v) declare (state emphatically and authoritatively) "He declared that he needed more money to carry out the task he was charged with"
- S: (v) announce, declare (announce publicly or officially) "The President declared war"
- S: (v) declare (state firmly) "He declared that he was innocent"
- S: (v) declare, adjudge, hold (declare to be) "She was declared incompetent"; "judge held that the defendant was innocent"
- S: (v) declare (authorize payments of) "declare dividends"
- S: (v) declare (designate (a trump suit or no-trump) with the final bid of a hand)
- domain category
- direct hypernym / inherited hypernym / sister term
- S: (v) play (put (a card or piece) into play during a game, or act strategically as if in a card game) "He is playing his cards close to his chest"; "The Democrats still have some cards to play before they will concede the electoral victory"
- S: (v) deploy (place troops or weapons in battle formation)
- S: (v) position (cause to be in an appropriate place, state, or relation)
- S: (v) put, set, place, pose, position, lay (put into a certain place or abstract location) "Put your things here"; "Set the tray down"; "Set the dogs on the scent of the missing children"; "Place emphasis on a certain point"
- S: (v) move, displace (cause to move or shift into a new position or place, both in a concrete and in an abstract sense) "Move those boxes into the corner, please"; "I'm moving my money to another bank"; "The director moved more responsibilities onto his new assistant"
- derivationally related form
- sentence frame
- S: (v) declare (make a declaration (of dutiable goods) to a customs official) "Do you have anything to declare?"
- S: (v) declare (proclaim one's support, sympathy, or opinion for or against) "His wife declared at once for moving to the West Coast"