English Thesaurus

Synonyms of 'publish'

(verb) 
Definition
to produce and issue (printed matter) for sale
His latest book will be published in May.
Synonyms
put out
,
issue
He issued a statement denying the allegations.
, ,
print
He produces corporate brochures and prints books.
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bring out
(verb) 
Definition
to announce formally or in public
The paper did not publish his name for legal reasons.
Synonyms
announce
The couple were planning to announce their engagement.
,
reveal
She has refused to reveal her daughter's whereabouts.
,
declare
Anyone carrying money into or out of the country must declare it.
,
spread
Someone has been spreading rumours about us.
,
advertise
Religious groups are not allowed to advertise on TV.
It has been much advertised in specialist magazines.
,
broadcast
Don't broadcast your business outside the family.
,
leak
He revealed who had leaked a confidential police report.
, ,
communicate
The result will be communicated to parents.
,
disclose
Neither side would disclose details of the transaction.
,
proclaim
He continues to proclaim his innocence.
,
circulate
Public employees are circulating a petition calling for his reinstatement.
,
impart
the ability to impart knowledge and command respect
,
publicize
He never publicized his plans.
,
divulge
He was charged with divulging state secrets.
,
promulgate
Such behaviour promulgates a negative image of the British.
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shout from the rooftops (informal)
,
blow wide open (slang)

quotation

Publish and be damned [Duke of Wellington]

Additional synonyms

in the sense of advertise
Definition
to present or praise (goods or a service) to the public, in order to encourage sales
Religious groups are not allowed to advertise on TV.It has been much advertised in specialist magazines.
Synonyms
plug (informal),
push (informal),
crack up (informal),
make known,
beat the drum (informal),
bring to public notice
in the sense of broadcast
Definition
to make widely known throughout an area
Don't broadcast your business outside the family.
Synonyms
make public,
shout from the rooftops (informal)
in the sense of circulate
Definition
to send, go, or pass from place to place or person to person
Public employees are circulating a petition calling for his reinstatement.

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