communiqué


com·mu·ni·qué

noun \kə-ˈmyü-nə-ˌkā, -ˌmyü-nə-ˈ\

: an official announcement about a usually very important piece of news

Full Definition of COMMUNIQUÉ

:  bulletin 1

Origin of COMMUNIQUÉ

French, from past participle of communiquer to communicate, from Latin communicare
First Known Use: 1852

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