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noun an·nounc·er \ə-ˈnau̇n(t)-sər\

Simple Definition of announcer

  • : a person who gives information on television or radio

  • : a person who gives information in a public place (such as a store or airport) especially using a loudspeaker

  • : a person who describes a sports event for television or radio

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of announcer

  1. :  one who announces: as a :  a person who introduces television or radio programs, makes commercial announcements, or gives station identification b :  a person who describes and comments on the action in a broadcast sports event

Examples of announcer in a sentence

  1. He works part-time as an announcer for a local radio station.

  2. The racetrack announcer said that the next race was about to start.

  3. The announcer said that the catcher had injured his shoulder.



Circa 1611

First Known Use of announcer

circa 1611

Rhymes with announcer



ANNOUNCER Defined for Kids

announcer

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noun an·nounc·er \ə-ˈnau̇n-sər\

Definition of announcer for Students

  1. :  a person who gives information on television or radio





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