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Tannoy

(ˈtænɔɪ)
n
(Telecommunications) trademark a sound-amplifying apparatus used as a public-address system esp in a large building, such as a university
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Tannoy - a loudspeakertannoy - a loudspeaker        
loudspeaker, loudspeaker system, speaker system, speaker unit, speaker - electro-acoustic transducer that converts electrical signals into sounds loud enough to be heard at a distance
P.A., P.A. system, PA system, public address system, PA - an electronic amplification system used as a communication system in public areas
Britain, Great Britain, U.K., UK, United Kingdom, United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland - a monarchy in northwestern Europe occupying most of the British Isles; divided into England and Scotland and Wales and Northern Ireland; `Great Britain' is often used loosely to refer to the United Kingdom
Translations

tannoy

® [ˈtænɔɪ] Nsistema m de anuncios por altavoces
on or over the tannoypor los altavoces

Tannoy®

[ˈtænɔɪ] n (British)sono f
over the Tannoy, over the tannoy → par haut-parleur
A message came over the tannoy → Une annonce a été faite par haut-parleur.

Tannoy®

nLautsprecheranlage f; over or on the Tannoyüber den Lautsprecher

Tannoy

® [ˈtænɔɪ] n (Brit) → altoparlante m
over the Tannoy → con l'altoparlante
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The train tannoy crackles into life and a barely audible voice sounds out over the static: "GWR apologises for the delay - we can't find the driver.
Her solo status meant she got a VIP service on the four-hour flight and personal tannoy messages from the captain.
METRO bosses are investigating claims that an announcer made a racist remark over the tannoy at Wallsend station, after a man allegedly began harassing fellow passengers.
METRO bosses are investigating claims that an announcer made a racist remark over the tannoy at a station, after a man began harassing fellow passengers.
FOOTBALLER Callum Camps was midway through the first half of a match when he realised the number plate being called over the stadium Tannoy was his own.
They have partnered with the best companies in the industry like Nexo, ElectroVoice, Bose Pro or Tannoy getting the best distribution prices.
Tim Lount, Vice President, Residential Products, at Tannoy, said: Tannoy has a healthy export business into Chinas expanding luxury goods market and this agreement can only have a positive effect on sales of UK goods into the region.
However, he was surprised to discover that at Primin Mon all announcements over the tannoy were in English: not a word in Welsh.
ROMA have received an apology after operators Sagat left the tannoy at Turin Airport unmanned, leading to the Serie A side copping some stick as they made their way home after their defeat by Juventus.
Over the tannoy at half-time they were advertising for applications from fans to join their new all-inclusive, all-singing, all-dancing board.
e attendant said over the Tannoy that I could not use the pump until I removed my crash helmet.
The project will also provide sprinklers, a tannoy and intercom and firefighting equipment in at least one high-rise block in each district.