What does Announcement mean?

Definitions for Announcementəˈnaʊns mənt

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word Announcement.

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"


  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


  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


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Announcement in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Announcement in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Paula Donovan:

    What today’s announcement points to.

  2. Gareth Stace:

    This is a hugely significant and welcome announcement.

  3. Harry Reid:

    Today’s announcement has shown his tremendous courage.

  4. State Department spokesman Jeff Rathke:

    I don't have an announcement about ... dates or timelines.

  5. Geoff Kelly:

    That announcement did generate some good tips but no recovery.

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