What does announcement mean?

Definitions for announcement
əˈnaʊns məntan·nounce·ment

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. announcement, proclamation, annunciation, declarationnoun

    a formal public statement

    "the government made an announcement about changes in the drug war"; "a declaration of independence"

  2. announcement, promulgationnoun

    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. announcementnoun

    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. announcementnoun

    That which conveys what is announced.

    This announcement was made during the first training session.

  3. announcementnoun

    The content which is announced.

    The announcement implied that somebody needed a spare Toshiba charger.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Announcementnoun

    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  

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  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. Finance Minister Sri Mulyani Indrawati:

    This won't be the last announcement we make because the situation is very dynamic, we will prepare all instruments to mitigate and minimize the impact on companies and people.

  2. Suyash Rai:

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

  3. Nathaniel Powell:

    The swift announcement of the establishment of a military council and naming his son Mahamat as head of state, however, indicates regime continuity, this probably aims to counter any coup-making efforts from within the security establishment and to reassure Chad’s international partners.

  4. Ian Fogg:

    Apple is the most successful [phone] company and Apple believes that only by integrating hardware and software together can you create great products. This [announcement] is a statement by Google that they believe Apple is right.

  5. Greg Clark:

    The government is committed to ensuring businesses have the support they need to thrive and today's announcement underlines that businesses are confident that the UK remains open for business.

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