announcement, proclamation, annunciation, declaration(noun)
a formal public statement
"the government made an announcement about changes in the drug war"; "a declaration of independence"
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"
An act of announcing, or giving notice.
He raised his hand to make his announcement and said "Excuse me everyone, I have an announcement to make."
That which conveys what is announced.
This announcement was made during the first training session.
The content which is announced.
The announcement implied that somebody needed a spare Toshiba charger.
the act of announcing, or giving notice; that which announces; proclamation; publication
An announcement is a Usenet, mailing list or e-mail message sent to notify subscribers that a software project has made a new release version. Newsgroup announcement recipients often have a name like "comp.somegroup.announce". Mailing list announcement recipients often have a name like "toolname-announce". In an announcement, the subject line commonly contains the abbreviated prefix ANN: or [ANN]. The contents of an announcement usually contain a title line which contains the tool name, version, release name, and date. Additional contents often fall into the following message sections: ⁕About: a short paragraph summary of the tool's purpose ⁕Changes: a list of the highest impact changes since the last release ⁕Resources: links to project pages of interest, such as homepage, where to download, bug tracking system, etc. Some additional, optional fields might include "Highlights", "Author", "License", "Requirements", and "Release History". Announcement messages are usually sent in plain text form.
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Spoken Corpus Frequency
Rank popularity for the word 'Announcement' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #3929
Rank popularity for the word 'Announcement' in Nouns Frequency: #1468
The numerical value of Announcement in Chaldean Numerology is: 1
The numerical value of Announcement in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
I sense that this power was an announcement waiting for a policy.
This announcement today marks an exciting new chapter for Bermuda too. That our futures are linked in such a meaningful way will make for a great partnership.
This is an important announcement. This is flight 121 to Los Angeles. If your travel plans today do not include Los Angeles, now would be a perfect time to disembark.
An announcement (on domicile) will be made when the board makes its final decision and if necessary a further update will be provided at the time of the full-year results announcement (in late February).
Two young men came to me that night and asked me to announce on the loudspeaker that there's a carcass of a cow lying nearby, they pressured me to make that announcement. What could I do? I had to make that announcement.
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Translations for Announcement
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- اعلام, إعلانArabic
- съобщение, обявлениеBulgarian
- ανακοίνωση, αγγελτήριοGreek
- anuncio, anunciaciónSpanish
- kunngjørelse, kunngjøringNorwegian
- kunngjeringNorwegian Nynorsk
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