MEANING: verb tr.:
1. To make a law, rule, etc. known by public declaration.
2. To make publicly known an idea, belief, etc.

ETYMOLOGY: From Latin promulgare (to make known), from pro- (forward) + mulgere (to milk, to cause to come out). Earliest documented use: 1526.


PROVULGATE - encouraging the widespread adoption of the Late Fourth Century Latin version of the Bible

PROMULGAT - Second Amendment enthusiast

PROMULGAZE - the hooker scans the passersby considering which of them will be her next customer