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proclaim (something) from the rooftops

To share some news or information publicly and with as many people as possible. I was ready to proclaim from the rooftops that we'd be having a baby, but my wife wanted to wait for a while before we made the news public. I know you want to proclaim it from the rooftops that you came in first in your class, but you should think about how it might make the other students feel and have a bit of modesty about it.
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proclaim (something) from the housetop(s)

To share some news or information publicly and with as many people as possible. I was ready to proclaim from the housetop that we'd be having a baby, but my wife wanted to wait for a while before we made the news public. I know you want to proclaim it from the housetops that you came in first in your class, but you should think about how it might make the other students feel and have a bit of modesty about it.
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proclaim (something) from the housetops

To share some news or information publicly and with as many people as possible. I was ready to proclaim from the housetops that we'd be having a baby, but my wife wanted to wait for a while before we made the news public. I know you want to proclaim it from the housetops that you came in first in your class, but you should think about how it might make the other students feel and have a bit of modesty about it.
See also: housetop, proclaim

proclaim (or shout) something from the housetops

announce something publicly.
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The Proclaimers were chart-busters back in the 80s and now they're back with a brand new record - but if it wasn't for watching Tom on TV when they were kids, the ginger Scots brothers would never have got into pop.
They were then on the Janice Long show, when she was on Radio One, and they said 'we'd like to get in contact with The Proclaimers.
Loved Lindisfarne, and the Proclaimers were absolute class.
Coun Alan Kerr, deputy leader of South Tyneside Council with responsibility for culture and leisure, said: "The South Tyneside Festival's Sunday Concert series looks set to be bigger and better than ever in 2016, with The Proclaimers and Lindisfarne forming a key part of a very varied and eclectic line up.
In their distinctive singing style that rings with a sweet Scottish accent, The Proclaimers promise to win Doha over tomorrow as they take the stage at 9:30pm.
SHaving announced a 10 date April tour in Australia and New Zealand including their first ever concert at Sydney's Opera House, The Proclaimers confirmed a May/ June run of UK shows, and they will appear at Venue Cymru on, June 3.
Its lyrics centre on the realisation that Savile was a presenter on Top of the Pops when The Proclaimers made their breakthrough in the 80s.
I wrote 'the Proclaimers musical' on the back of an envelope and went to bed.
The Proclaimers, plus four-piece bacKing band, exploded onto the stage with Whatever You've Got, a rocKer that clearly got the audience off on the right foot (and then the left.
As British musicals go, it is one of the best in a long time (perhaps since its director Dexter Fletcher featured in Bugsy Malone some 40 years ago) and is definitely a mustsee for fans of The Proclaimers.
A glittering array of great names have played the event over the years including James, The Pogues, We Are Scientists, Jake Bugg, The Human League, The Lightning Seeds, Mercury Rev, Charlatans, Supergrass, Badly Drawn Boy, The Proclaimers, Happy Mondays, British Sea Power, Paul Heaton, Super Furry Animals, Sea Sick Steve, Cast and Maximo Park.
The Proclaimers have carved a niche for themselves where pop, folk, new wave and punk collide as the emotional honesty, political fire, s wit and sing-along raucousness of their songs and their extensive touring has enlightened and entertained fans new and old.
I'm Gonna Be (500 miles) has become something of an anthem, and the Reid brothers - better known as The Proclaimers - can't wait to play it in what they say is the most musical city in the world.
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