Meaning of pronunciamento in English:


Pronunciation /prəˌnʌnsɪəˈmɛntəʊ/

nounplural noun pronunciamentos

  • (especially in Spain and Spanish-speaking countries) a political manifesto or proclamation.

    ‘He is the man who ranges across literatures, absorbs religious ideas, swallows whole cultures, happily making pronunciamentos upon them as he passes.’
    • ‘He did it on his own website and it is a fascinating thing to look at even if you are likely to disagree with many of his pronunciamentos.’
    • ‘Federal and provincial programmes and pronunciamentos push some values and undermine others.’
    law, regulation, enactment, act, bill, decree, edict, rule, ruling, resolution, promulgation, measure, motion, dictum, command, order, stipulation, commandment, directive, pronouncement, ratification, proclamation, dictate, diktat, fiat, covenant, demand, by-law


Spanish pronunciamiento, from pronunciar ‘pronounce’.