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announcement (əˈnaʊnsmənt Pronunciation for announcement

Definitions

noun

  1. a public statement
  2. a brief item or advertisement, as in a newspaper
  3. a formal printed or written invitation
  4. the act of announcing

Translations for 'announcement'

  • British English: announcementPronunciation for announcement An announcement is a public statement which gives information about something that has happened or that will happen....an announcement of a cut in the bank loan rate.əˈnaʊnsmənt NOUN
  • Arabic: إِعْلانPronunciation for إِعْلان
  • Brazilian Portuguese: proclamaçãoPronunciation for proclamação
  • Chinese: 宣告Pronunciation for 宣告
  • Croatian: najavaPronunciation for najava
  • Czech: oznámeníPronunciation for oznámení
  • Danish: bekendtgørelsePronunciation for bekendtgørelse
  • Dutch: aankondigingPronunciation for aankondiging
  • European Spanish: anuncioPronunciation for anuncioaviso
  • Finnish: ilmoitusPronunciation for ilmoitus
  • French: annoncePronunciation for annonce
  • German: AnkündigungPronunciation for Ankündigung
  • Greek: ανακοίνωσηPronunciation for ανακοίνωση
  • Italian: annuncioPronunciation for annuncio
  • Japanese: 発表Pronunciation for 発表
  • Korean: 발표Pronunciation for 발표
  • Norwegian: kunngjøringPronunciation for kunngjøring
  • Polish: ogłoszeniePronunciation for ogłoszenieobwieszczenie
  • Portuguese: comunicaçãoPronunciation for comunicação
  • Romanian: anunț anunțuri
  • Russian: объявлениеPronunciation for объявление
  • Spanish: anuncioPronunciation for anuncio
  • Swedish: offentliggörandePronunciation for offentliggörande
  • Thai: การประกาศPronunciation for การประกาศ
  • Turkish: duyuruPronunciation for duyuru
  • Ukrainian: повідомлення
  • Vietnamese: thông báoPronunciation for thông báo

Example Sentences Including 'announcement'

All the surrounding villages and towns had their hopes built up not that long ago with an announcement about new jobs.
Glasgow Herald (2001)
An announcement board on an easel was set up close by the door.
Butterworth, Michael The Five Million Dollar Prince
Any such notion was shattered with yesterday's announcement.
Glasgow Herald (2001)
He said the association welcomed the Minister's recent announcement to set up a judicial inquiry into the McBrearty case in Co Donegal.
Irish Times (2002)
New York's Mayor Rudy Giuliani made the formal announcement.
John Baxter DE NIRO: A Biography (2002)
On Friday afternoon, just before school broke up, she made an announcement.
Martin, Joy The Image of Laura
The Vatican will make an announcement within the next few hours.
Higgins, Jack Confessional
This follows the Chancellor's announcement on future public sector spending yesterday.
Country Life (2004)
Yesterday's announcement is the second time that Robinson has stated she will not renew her mandate.
Irish Times (2002)

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