What does announce mean?

Definitions for announce
əˈnaʊnsan·nounce

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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

Wiktionary

  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.

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

  2. announce(Verb)

    To pronounce; to declare by judicial sentence.

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

    Etymology: 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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Numerology

  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. Hikaru Sato:

    Beijing tends to announce measures to counter a market fall on the weekend, so that's something the market is careful about, too.

  2. Royal Academy director Tim Marlow:

    This is wonderful news for Ai Weiwei, his family and for artists worldwide, we are delighted to announce that he will be joining us as we finalize the installation of his exhibition.

  3. Wang Jing:

    This moment will surely go down in history. I announce the start of work on the great canal of Nicaragua.

  4. Commissioner Roger Goodell:

    I'm pleased to announce that Las Vegas will host the 2022 NFL Draft, where we look forward to holding an even bigger and better event than we could have ever imagined this year.

  5. Margot Kidder:

    I thought it was quite exploitive and I said so, but they( the producers) didn't see it that way. I mean, Christopher was my friend so to go on and do a scene where I announce his death on ‘ Smallville ’ so that they can get publicity, it just seemed to me to be exploitive, personally, probably didn't to other people and so it just didn't work.

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