- simple past tense and past participle of promulgate
- An example of promulgated is when a missionary spreads the ideas of a church and makes them more widely known.
- An example of promulgated is when a governor officially signs a law banning texting and the law is proclaimed to be in effect.
Promulgated is defined as promoted or made something widely known, or put a law into effect by official proclamation.
- When the budget has passed both chambers it is promulgated by the president under the title of Loi des finances.
- Urban's bull was once more promulgated, at the council of Vienne in 1311, by 1 The pope's decision, so the story goes, was hastened by a miracle.
- On the 11th a constitution drawn up by a commission of cardinals, without the knowledge of the ministry, was promulgated, a constitution which attempted the impossible task of reconciling the popes temporal power with free institutions.
- Returned to power as minister of the treasury, promulgated some of his proposals by royal decree, and in spite of vehement opposition secured their ratification by the Chamber.
- After a series of scenes and scuffles the bill was promulgated by royal decree, the decree being postdated to allow time for the third reading.