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What is the difference between denunciation and denouncement?
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denouncement: 1.to condemn or censure openly or publicly: to denounce apolitician as

morally corrupt.



2.to make a formal accusation against, as to the police or in acourt.

denunciation:1. an act or instance of denouncing; public censure orcondemnation.

2.an accusation of crime before a public prosecutor or tribunal.

denunciation is a transitive verb while denouncement is an adjective
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Anonymousdenunciation is a transitive verb while denouncement is an adjective
Sorry, but they are both nouns.
So they both mean the exact same thing no difference between them whatsoever?
Yes these are nouns. Neither are adjectives!
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Anonymousdenouncement: 1.to condemn or censure openly or publicly: to denounce apolitician as morally corrupt. 2.to make a formal accusation against, as to the police or in acourt.
Those definitions apply to the verb, "denounce," not "denouncement."

I've never heard "denouncement" in my life. Use "denunciation."

Correct, I only heard "denouncement" in a Time article by Jill Filipovic, describing the denunciations from Harvey Weinstein's victims. Interestingly the remainder of the definition of denunciation is "often done anonymously for low political or personal motives, on which the informant has a personal interest or hopes to gain personal benefits." So perhaps denouncement is a coinage to suggest the act of finally going public?

Though this is becoming like standing on the shore seeking to hold back the tide, the difference between denouncement and denunciation is that the former is not in fact a word and the latter is. Whenever you're tempted to use denouncement use denunciation.

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