Definitions for Announcementəˈnaʊns mənt

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

an•nounce•mentəˈnaʊns mənt(n.)

  1. a public or formal notice of something.

  2. a brief spoken message, esp. a radio commercial.

    Category: Showbiz

  3. a card or piece of stationery containing a formal declaration of an event, as a wedding.

  4. the act of announcing.

Origin of announcement:

1790–1800; < F

Princeton's WordNet

  1. announcement, proclamation, annunciation, declaration(noun)

    a formal public statement

    "the government made an announcement about changes in the drug war"; "a declaration of independence"

  2. announcement, promulgation(noun)

    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"

Kernerman English Learner's Dictionary

  1. announcement(noun)əˈnaʊns mənt

    information that is announced

    an announcement that the CEO is leaving; I; ’d like to make an announcement.

Wiktionary

  1. announcement(Noun)

    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."

  2. announcement(Noun)

    That which conveys what is announced.

    This announcement was made during the first training session.

  3. announcement(Noun)

    The content which is announced.

    The announcement implied that somebody needed a spare Toshiba charger.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Announcement(noun)

    the act of announcing, or giving notice; that which announces; proclamation; publication

Freebase

  1. Announcement

    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.

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Announcement' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #3929

  2. Nouns Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Announcement' in Nouns Frequency: #1468


Translations for Announcement

Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary

announcement(noun)

an important announcement.

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