What does announcement mean?

Definitions for announcement
əˈnaʊns məntan·nounce·ment

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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. Kei Okamura:

    The market is starting to digest that (BOJ's announcement) further and starting to relook at the potential implications not just for financials but for the broader economy, and the fact that the BOJ is running out of policy measures is one thing.

  2. Bob Goodlatte:

    The timing of and circumstances surrounding this announcement are particularly troubling.

  3. Sylvan Mghanga:

    The management has never made such an announcement before, so it shocked and scared everyone, and that is why they have returned.

  4. Diane Hoskins:

    Today's announcement is a major step backward in offshore drilling safety. Our government shouldn't be catering to the demands of the oil industry at the expense of our public and environmental safety, more drilling and less safety is a recipe for disaster.

  5. Richard Black:

    This is the most significant NDC announcement so far from any major economy.

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