What does announcement mean?

Definitions for announcement
əˈnaʊns məntan·nounce·ment

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"

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.

Editors Contribution

  1. announcement

    A form of communication to ensure people are informed.

    The train station updated passengers with regular announcement.

    Submitted by MaryC on March 12, 2020  

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

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Numerology

  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

Examples of announcement in a Sentence

  1. Suyash Rai:

    Reports suggest that they have been intensely negotiating and talking about finding common ground on those issues. There could be an announcement.

  2. Tian Weidong:

    Although the ECB announcement is good news, Chinese investors are cautious leading up to the weekend, particularly after last Friday's crackdown.

  3. Yonsei University.Though THAAD:

    It could be that the announcement is made to ensure a future government doesn't walk it back -- like with the THAAD acceleration, there may be some concerns that a future left-leaning government might be less willing to face the DPRK directly.

  4. Kevin Headland:

    It is fairly flat, non-directional, you've got the lead into the holiday season, the lead into the Fed announcement, you have conflicting information around oil out there.

  5. Alistair McCaig:

    A sizeable percentage of the market is factoring in some sort of quantitative-easing announcement, so there's a touch of trepidation, investors have bought the rumour so they could sell the news.

Images & Illustrations of announcement

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