Definitions of announcement

  1. a formal public statement; "the government made an announcement about changes in the drug war"; "a declaration of independence" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  2. The act of proclaiming or declaring; that which is set forth or made known; a proclamation; publication. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  3. Declaration; public notice. The Clarendon dictionary. By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman. Published 1894.
  4. The act of announcing; publication; declaration. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  5. A declaration; the act of giving notice; publication. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.

Usage examples for announcement

  1. Three times she went to the castle, to be met each time with the announcement that, by the express wish of the prisoner, no visitors were to be admitted to him again. – The Light of Scarthey by Egerton Castle
  2. That is the news- the announcement you spoke of? – The Guest of Quesnay by Booth Tarkington