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denounce

(Condemn), verb anathematize, asperse, assail, assail with censure, assault, attack, be censorious, belittle, berate, besmear, besmirch, blackball, blacken, blacklist, brand, bring into discredit, bring to account, call to account, calumniate, cast a slur upon, cast assersions, cast reflection upon, cast reproach upon, cavil, censure, challenge, chastise, chide, cite, comminate, condemn openly, contemn, criminate, criticize, criticize severely, cry down, cry out against, declaim against, decry, defame, deflate, degrade, denigrate, denunciate, deprecate, depreciate, derogate, destroy, detract, disapprove, discommend, discountenance, discredit, dishonor, disparage, dispraise, disvalue, dress down, excite disapprooation, exclaim against, excoriate, execrate, find fault with, frown upon, fulminate against, gibbet, impugn, inculpate, inveigh, lash, malign, ostracize, pass censure on, pillory, protest against, publicly accuse, put in a bad light, rebuke, recriminate, reflect upon, remonstrate, reprehend, reproach, reprobate, revile, scold, slur, smear, speak ill of, stigmatize, take exception to, take to task, traduce, vilify, vilipend, vituperate

denounce

(Inform against), verb accuse, arraign, bear witness against, blame, bring accusation, bring charges, charge, complain against, divulge, hold accountable, hold responsible, impeach, implicate, impute, incriminate, incur blame, indict, inform, inform on, involve, lay blame upon, lay charges against, lodge a complaint, make charges against, make formal accusation against, name, point at, publicly accuse, report against, turn informer
See also: accuse, arraign, betray, blame, cavil, censure, challenge, charge, cite, complain, condemn, contemn, convict, criticize, decry, defame, demonstrate, denigrate, deprecate, depreciate, disapprove, discommend, dishonor, disoblige, except, expose, fault, impeach, implicate, impugn, incriminate, inform, inveigh, involve, libel, malign, object, oppugn, pillory, protest, rebel, reprehend, reprimand, reproach, smear, sully
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International NGOs denounced, here Monday, the inhumane situation of Sahrawi women held against their will in Tindouf camps (south-western Sahara), calling on the international community to restore their rights.
TEHRAN - Iran's supreme leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei on Thursday denounced air strikes by the Saudi-led coalition against Shiite rebels in Yemen as "criminal acts".
The Vatican was not aware of the existence of Auschwitz until two young Jewish escapees denounced the extermination camp to the world in the spring of 1944.
In these days whenever an American citizen presumes to question the justification, either in law or morals, of our participation in the European war, he is at once denounced by the war party and the war press as disloyal to the country.
Accordingly, he has been much denounced by its standard-bearers for having the bad taste to point out that the archdeacons of morality are, in fact, nudists.
BAGHDAD/ Aswat al-Iraq: Iraqi National Alliance, headed by Ibrahim al-Jaffari, denounced the explosion that hit the Iranian embassy in Beirut.
Summary: Hezbollah denounced explosions in Iraq and Pakistan targeting Shiite areas and demanded that the international community condemn Takfiri movements, the National News Agency reported Monday.
In the same context, the Syrian community in India denounced the Arab League resolution against Syria stressing that some Arab countries are escalating the situation in Syria to undermine its nationalist stances.
In statements received by TAP agency, political parties called for initiating an investigation into the Kasbah events and denounced "uncontrolled tear gas firing, assaults against journalists and violence against demonstrators and innocent citizens.
On the other hand, independent member of the so-called Kashmir Assembly, Engineer Abdur Rasheed and the President of pro-India Peoples Democratic Party, Mehbooba Mufti, in their statement also denounced the expulsion of the Muslim families from Jammu.
We had one moment of theatre when the former NUM president at a Selby mine denounced Arthur Scargill, and was in turn denounced as a return-to-work by a fellow miner.
BAGHDAD/ Aswat al-Iraq: Iraqi Human Rights Ministry denounced the mal-treatment of Iraqi prisoners in Saudi prisons.