Curse and complain

denounce
(v)
dǝ-NOUNCE
Meaning

condemn; criticize in extremely harsh terms

1st Sample Sentence

Politicians regularly denounce one another in their speeches.

Root

de (down)#nuntiare (to report, announce) (Latin)

Synonyms

censure, decry, denounce, deplore, deprecate, impugn, lambaste, reproach, upbraid

Antonyms

extol, laud, lionize

Mnemonics

Denounce - Similar to announce. Announce is for all kind of information but denounce is to criticize. the public denounced the King and hence he renounced his throne!!

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