To declare is defined as to state or announce something publicly.(verb)
An example of to declare is to decide on a major in college.
To declare means to make a statement or make information known.(verb)
An example of to declare is to list what you bought while traveling before going through customs.
The definition of declare is to reveal your opinion to others.(verb)
An example of to declare is to tell your family that you are against their political party.
See declare in Webster's New World College Dictionary
Origin: ME declaren < OFr declarer < L declarare < de-, intens. + clarare, to make clear < clarus, clear
See declare in American Heritage Dictionary 4
verb de·clared, de·clar·ing, de·clares verb, transitive
Origin: Middle English declaren
Origin: , from Old French declarer
Origin: , from Latin dēclārāre
Origin: : dē-, intensive pref.; see de-
Origin: + clārāre, to make clear (from clārus, clear; see kelə-2 in Indo-European roots).
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