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an·nounce·ment

 (ə-nouns′mənt)
n.
1.
a. The act of making known publicly.
b. Something announced.
c. A broadcast message, especially a program note or commercial.
2. An engraved or printed formal statement or notice, as of a wedding or a relocation.

announcement

(əˈnaʊnsmənt)
n
1. a public statement
2. a brief item or advertisement, as in a newspaper
3. a formal printed or written invitation
4. the act of announcing

an•nounce•ment

(əˈnaʊns mənt)

n.
1. a public or formal notice of something.
2. a brief spoken message, esp. a radio commercial.
3. a card or piece of stationery containing a formal declaration of an event, as a wedding.
4. the act of announcing.
[1790–1800; < French]

announcement

advertisement
1. 'announcement'

An announcement is a public statement giving information about something.

The government made a public announcement about the progress of the talks.
The announcement gave details of small increases in taxes.
2. 'advertisement'

An advertisement is an item in a newspaper, on television, on the internet, or in a public place, which tries to persuade you to buy something, or which gives you information about an event or job vacancy.

He bought the game after seeing an advertisement on TV.
They placed an advertisement for a sales assistant.

The abbreviated forms advert (in British English) and ad are also commonly used.

The advert is displayed at more than 4000 sites.
The agency is running a 60-second TV ad.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.announcement - a formal public statementannouncement - a formal public statement; "the government made an announcement about changes in the drug war"; "a declaration of independence"
statement - a message that is stated or declared; a communication (oral or written) setting forth particulars or facts etc; "according to his statement he was in London on that day"
edict - a formal or authoritative proclamation
promulgation - the official announcement of a new law or ordinance whereby the law or ordinance is put into effect
2.announcement - a public statement containing information about an event that has happened or is going to happenannouncement - a public statement containing information about an event that has happened or is going to happen; "the announcement appeared in the local newspaper"; "the promulgation was written in English"
statement - a message that is stated or declared; a communication (oral or written) setting forth particulars or facts etc; "according to his statement he was in London on that day"
advisory - an announcement that usually advises or warns the public of some threat; "a frost advisory"
banns - a public announcement of a proposed marriage
handout, press release, release - an announcement distributed to members of the press in order to supplement or replace an oral presentation
notice - an announcement containing information about an event; "you didn't give me enough notice"; "an obituary notice"; "a notice of sale
programme, program - an announcement of the events that will occur as part of a theatrical or sporting event; "you can't tell the players without a program"
wanted notice, wanted poster - a public announcement by a law enforcement agency that they desire to question or arrest some person

announcement

announcement

noun
Translations
إِعْلانإعْلاناعلام
oznámeníhlášení
bekendtgørelsebeskedmeddelelse
ilmoitus
najava
tilkynning
発表
발표
izjava
offentliggörande
การประกาศ
thông báo

announcement

[əˈnaʊnsmənt] N (gen) → anuncio m; (= declaration) → declaración f
announcement of birth(aviso m) natalicio m
announcement of death(nota f) necrológica f
I'd like to make an announcementtengo algo que anunciar

announcement

[əˈnaʊnsmənt] n
[news, decision, resignation, retirement, intentions, appointment, results] → annonce f; [birth, death, engagement, marriage] (in newspaper)avis m; (by letter, card)faire-part m
a public announcement → une déclaration publique
an official announcement → une annonce officielle
the announcement of his resignation → l'annonce de sa démission
to make an announcement → faire une déclaration
I'd like to make an announcement → J'ai une déclaration à faire.
to make an announcement about sth → faire une déclaration à propos de qch

announcement

n (= public declaration)Bekanntgabe f, → Bekanntmachung f; (of impending event, speaker)Ankündigung f; (over intercom etc) → Durchsage f; (giving information, on radio etc) → Ansage f; (written: of birth, marriage etc) → Anzeige f; after they had made the announcementnach der Bekanntgabe etc

announcement

[əˈnaʊnsmənt] n (declaration) → comunicazione f, annuncio; (official, through media) → comunicato; (private, in newspaper) → annuncio; (letter, card) → partecipazione f
I'd like to make an announcement → ho una comunicazione da fare

announce

(əˈnauns) verb
1. to make known publicly. Mary and John have announced their engagement.
2. to make known the arrival or entrance of. He announced the next singer.
anˈnouncement noun
an important announcement.
anˈnouncer noun
a person who introduces programmes or reads the news on radio or television.

announcement

إِعْلان oznámení bekendtgørelse Ankündigung ανακοίνωση anuncio ilmoitus annonce najava annuncio 発表 발표 aankondiging kunngjøring ogłoszenie comunicação, proclamação объявление offentliggörande การประกาศ duyuru thông báo 宣告

announcement

n. anuncio, aviso, declaración pública.
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Damon and Professor Bumper than did the simple announcement of the young inventor.
A certain degree of ceremony settled upon them with the announcement of dinner.
Hussey's clam and cod announcement, I thought I would try a little experiment.
And though all hands commonly disdained the capture of those inferior creatures; and though the Pequod was not commissioned to cruise for them at all, and though she had passed numbers of them near the Crozetts without lowering a boat; yet now that a Sperm Whale had been brought alongside and beheaded, to the surprise of all, the announcement was made that a Right Whale should be captured that day, if opportunity offered.
The conversation was here interrupted by the announcement of some visitors.
I stood a few moments, to let the hearers have a chance to spread my announcement to those who couldn't hear, and so convey it to the furthest ranks, then I made a grand exhibition of extra posturing and gesturing, and shouted:
We are requested by Reuter's Telegram Company to correct an erroneous announcement made in their Brisbane telegram of the 2d inst.
With this announcement he rose from his chair, and stood, leaning his arm on the marble mantelpiece: in that attitude his shape was seen plainly as well as his face; his unusual breadth of chest, disproportionate almost to his length of limb.
And he clung to Catherine's arm, striving to detain her; but at that announcement she hastily disengaged herself, and whistled to Minny, who obeyed her like a dog.
When Colin was on his sofa and the breakfast for two was put upon the table he made an announcement to the nurse in his most Rajah-like manner.
While this important announcement lay unsuspected in Mr.
Now, don't let my announcement of the name make you uncomfortable, Sydney," said Mr.