Synonyms for denounce:
lambast, frame up, rail at, inform on, execrate.
Other synonyms and related words:
expose, cross out, deplore, dispraise, confession, patronize, brand, reprove, inform on, denunciation, pock, label, fail, cop, rat, cuckold, stag, punctuate, distinguish, divulge, lead astray, scar, dare, check off, tag, hand over, strike off, cheat, report, break, jab, inveigh, deceive, sentence, browse, bewray, bash, doom, spy, discover, differentiate, frequent, frame, reprehend, let out, glom, fink, blacklist, scab, stigmatise, post, excoriate, cheat on, blackleg, challenge, trademark, decry, anathematize, pit, mark off, patronise, make, betray, shop, tick, convict, let on, commemorate, reveal, sponsor, thieve, snitch, give away, depreciate, lambast, execrate, inform, abuse, revile, disclose, mark, nock, grass, strike out, fulminate, snoop, cross off, ca-ca, sleuth, check, note, objurgate, rail at, hook, bring out, shop at, set, slate, stool, finger, tell on, peach, reprobate, grass over, wander, slag, notice, indict, grade, sell, exposure, tick off, buy at, score, unwrap.
Sense 1 (noun)
Sense 3 (noun)
condemn, attack (verb)
decry, brand, impeach, censure, implicate, indict, criticize, blacklist, revile, incriminate, arraign, smear, expose, reprobate, finger, castigate, stigmatize, charge, reprove, rat, excoriate, vilify, scold, accuse, reprehend, reproach, upbraid, blame.
Usage examples for denounce:
- But the young Zofingians are under no illusions, and they frankly denounce the faults of their own people. - "The Forerunners", Romain Rolland.
- The marquis has acquired great influence over him, and has persuaded him that it is his duty to denounce you to the authorities. - "Baron Trigault's Vengeance Volume 2 (of 2)", Emile Gaboriau.
- But spiritual sin,- ambition and emulation and envy and ill- will- these things are more easy to denounce than they are to detect and describe, and more easy to detect and describe than they are to cast out. - "Bunyan Characters First Series", Alexander Whyte.