What does announce mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. announce, denote(verb)

    make known; make an announcement

    "She denoted her feelings clearly"

  2. announce, declare(verb)

    announce publicly or officially

    "The President declared war"

  3. announce(verb)

    give the names of

    "He announced the winners of the spelling bee"

  4. announce, annunciate, harbinger, foretell, herald(verb)

    foreshadow or presage


  1. announce(Verb)

    To give public notice, or first notice of; to make known; to publish; to proclaim.

    Her [Q. Elizabeth's] arrival was announced through the country by a peal of cannon from the ramparts. u2014 Gilpin.

  2. announce(Verb)

    To pronounce; to declare by judicial sentence.

    Publish laws, announce Or life or death. u2014 Prior.

  3. Origin: From anoncier, from annuntiare, from ad + nuntio, from nuntius. See nuncio, and compare with annunciate.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Announce(verb)

    to give public notice, or first notice of; to make known; to publish; to proclaim

  2. Announce(verb)

    to pronounce; to declare by judicial sentence

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Announce

    an-nowns′, v.t. to declare: to give public notice of: to make known.—n. Announce′ment. [O. Fr. anoncer—L. annuntiāread, to, nunti, -āre, to deliver news.]

British National Corpus

  1. Verbs Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'announce' in Verbs Frequency: #176

How to pronounce announce?

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How to say announce in sign language?

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of announce in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of announce in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Examples of announce in a Sentence

  1. Conor McGregor:

    Happy to announce that I am BACK on UFC 200 !

  2. Dietmar Woidke:

    I expect that we can announce it before Christmas.

  3. Democratic Gov. Terry McAuliffe:

    The measures we announce here today will save lives.

  4. Marco Rubio:

    My first day in office I will announce I am a supporter.

  5. White House:

    I don’t have any policy changes to announce at this point.

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