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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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The statement denounced the police action against the Hurriyat activist.
Other Hurriyet leaders who denounced the Indian brutalities included Mohammad Yousuf Naqash, Syed Bashir Andrabi, Bilal Siddiqui, Mukhtar Ahmad Waza, Zafar Akbar Butt, Javed Ahmad Mir, Qazi Yasir, Shabbir Ahmed Dar, Nahida Nasreen, Mohammad Iqbal Mir, Mohammad Ahsan Untoo, Imtiyaz Ahmad Reshi and Ghulam Nabi War.
Speaking before the UN 4th Committee, these NGOs denounced the inhumane acts perpetrated against Sahrawi women, notably slavery, forced marriage and sending their children to other countries.
He also denounced Washington's support for the coalition, saying that "it is in the nature of the United States to support the aggressor".
Arabi "strongly denounced the crimes, killings, dispossession carried out by the terrorist (IS) against civilians and minorities in Iraq that have affected Christians in Mosul and Yazidis," he said in a statement.
They also denounced the Israeli aggression against the Palestinian people in Gaza, demanding that the siege imposed on Gaza Strip be lifted immediately and calling for bringing the Israeli war criminals to justice.
BEIRUT: The Lebanese Forces denounced Friday threats made against March 14 media figures and politicians, a statement by the group said.
TUNIS (TAP) - The Presidency of the government denounced on Saturday the physical and verbal aggressions against several journalists during a rally organized on Friday outside the municipal theatre of Tunis by "Al Mahaba" movement.
The chairman, directors and members of Umm Al Hassam Club denounced acts of terror which violate the law and public order.
For its part, the Egyptian government denounced the film, but called for "restraint.
Ovide and Kevin should stand up against this anti-law enforcement and ,dangerous rhetoric at once and refuse to give him a platform, Lamontagne and Smith denounced Alciere, quickly, decisively and vigorously.
Abdulatif Alzayani denounced violence in Yemen today.