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

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  1. Alex
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    Daniel
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    Karen
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    Veena
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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. Mike Pompeo:

    Next week I am hopeful ... I will be able to announce another series of actions that we will jointly take together.

  2. Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban:

    The issue (of resettlement) will be a hot potato in the coming period because even though this could be kept in a semi-secret state... someone somewhere - I think in Berlin this week - will announce that 4-500,000 Syrian refugees could be brought straight from Turkey to the EU, this nasty surprise still awaits Europeans.

  3. Ed Haislmaier:

    State regulators have gone through a process, to review and shut down co-op programs that were too weak to continue for another year, … It explains why you saw a big bunch of them announce they were closing in October – because it was the drop dead [date]. If you’re going to pull the plug, October was the time to do it.

  4. Ken Welch:

    ( Romney) did everything he could -- probably more than any man in America -- to get Hillary Clinton elected, he had national news conferences, and spoke on Fox News, to announce that Donald Trump was a fraud, he was a lousy business man. He's a' Never Trumper,'.

  5. Senator Hatch:

    I'm pleased to announce that after two years of hard work, we've secured the release of Thamy Holt and Thamy Holt, who are now on their way home to the United States from Venezuela.

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