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Meaning of PUBLISH

Pronunciation:  'publish

WordNet Dictionary
  1. [v]  prepare and issue for public distribution or sale; "publish a magazine or newspaper"
  2. [v]  have (one's written work) issued for publication; "How many books did Georges Simenon write?"; "She published 25 books during her long career"
  3. [v]  put into print; "The newspaper published the news of the royal couple's divorce"; "These news should not be printed"

PUBLISH is a 7 letter word that starts with P.


 Synonyms: bring out, issue, print, put out, release, write
 See Also: air, bare, create, create verbally, gazette, make, produce, publicise, publicize, republish



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
\Pub"lish\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Published}; p. pr. &
vb. n. {Publishing}.] [F. publier, L. publicare, publicatum.
See {Public}, and {-ish}.]
1. To make public; to make known to mankind, or to people in
   general; to divulge, as a private transaction; to
   promulgate or proclaim, as a law or an edict.

         Published was the bounty of her name. --Chaucer.

         The unwearied sun, from day to day, Does his
         Creator's power display, And publishes to every land
         The work of an almighty hand.         --Addison.

2. To make known by posting, or by reading in a church; as,
   to publish banns of marriage.

3. To send forth, as a book, newspaper, musical piece, or
   other printed work, either for sale or for general
   distribution; to print, and issue from the press.

4. To utter, or put into circulation; as, to publish
   counterfeit paper. [U.S.]

{To publish a will} (Law), to acknowledge it before the
   witnesses as the testator's last will and testament.

Syn: To announce; proclaim; advertise; declare; promulgate;
     disclose; divulge; reveal. See {Announce}.