an·nounc·er noun \ə-ˈnau̇n(t)-sər\
: 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
: 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
- He works part-time as an announcer for a local radio station.
- The racetrack announcer said that the next race was about to start.
- The announcer said that the catcher had injured his shoulder.
First Known Use of ANNOUNCER
Related to ANNOUNCER
- emcee, host, MC, master of ceremonies
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