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Antonyms of PROMULGATE:
bury, cover, hush, keep secret, suppress, conceal, hide, keep back, secrete, withhold, silence, recall, recant, retract, revoke.
Examples of usage:
  1. It alone could promulgate that humanitarian law of which the rising activity, tending to a great social uniformity, leads to the fusion of races, of different classes, of morals, codes, customs, languages, fashions, money, and measures.
    "Secret Societies And Subversive Movements", Nesta H. Webster.
  2. For this reason he refused to regard his office merely as a judicial tribunal; it was a platform from which to promulgate sound constitutional principles, the very cathedra indeed of constitutional orthodoxy.
    "John Marshall and the Constitution A Chronicle of the Supreme Court, Volume 16 In The Chronicles Of America Series", Edward S. Corwin.
  3. The natural consequence will be that the second Solemn Session, announced for January 6, will fall through from lack of any decrees ready to promulgate.
    "Letters From Rome on the Council", Johann Joseph Ignaz von Döllinger.