Third-person singular simple present indicative form of declare.
declares that the English church shall be free and shall enjoy freedom of election.
In The Idea of God as affected by Modern Knowledge (1885) Fiske discusses the theistic problem, and declares that the mind of man, as developed, becomes an illuminating indication of the mind of God, which as a great immanent cause includes and controls both physical and moral forces.
declares that money borrowed from the Jews shall not bear interest during a minority.
" He could never forget," he declares, " the joy with which he exchanged a bank note of twenty pounds for the twenty volumes of the Memoirs of the Academy of Inscriptions," an Academy which has been well characterized (by Sainte-Beuve) as Gibbon's intellectual fatherland.
declares that those who owe military service for their lands shall not be called upon to perform more than the due amount of such service.