Old French declaration (French déclaration), from Latindeclarationem, corresponding to declare + -ation
Declaration Sentence Examples
Xander heard her declaration of it being her last day.
On the occasion of the Metrical Congress, which met in Paris in 1872, he, however, successfully protested against the recognition of the Vatican delegate, Father Secchi, as a representative of a state, and obtained from Count de Rmusat, French foreign minister, a formal declaration that the presence of Father Secchi on that occasion could not constitute a diplomatic precedent.
Her words stuck in her throat at his declaration.
The immediate occasion of his imprisonment was a strongly worded declaration he had written a few days previously against the mass, the celebration of which, he heard, had been re-established at Canterbury.
Her heart was hammering at his casual declaration.