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Denunciation

2019-12-28 06:40:03
A "Lion's Mouth" postbox for anonymous denunciations at the Doge's Palace in Venice. Text translation: "Secret denunciations against anyone who will conceal favors and services or will collude to hide the true revenue from them".

Denunciation (from Latin denuntiare, to denounce) is the act of publicly assigning blame of a perceived wrongdoing to a person with the hopes of bringing attention to it.[1]

See also

  • Denunciation (penology)
  • Delator
  • Stop Snitchin'
  • Witch hunt

References

  1. ^ "denounce". Merriam-Webster. Retrieved July 20, 2018.



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