Examples of announcement in a Sentence
Many people were surprised by the government's announcement that there will be a cut in taxes.
I heard an announcement on the loudspeaker saying that the store was closing in 10 minutes.
The company president made an announcement about the merger.
He asked us to pay attention because he had an important announcement to make.
I saw their wedding announcement in the newspaper.
They have been very busy since the announcement of their wedding.
Recent Examples of announcement from the Web
The prize announcement comes a week before Artscape, the city’s annual outdoors arts festival.
McGill, who began in Sedona in November 2016, reportedly sent a department-wide email apologizing for the announcement's timing given his short tenure.
Since that tragic announcement was published on the pair’s blog, fans have been desperately searching for another show to fill the void the Gaines left behind.
For years now in Alaska, announcements have cropped up every few months that another Blockbuster will shut its doors.
The surprise was an Air Force announcement that Astronautics has been awarded a 315-million-dollar contract for past and present research and development of the Atlas intercontinental ballistic missile.
The commercials, called Beat the Heat, are in a public service announcement format and give tips on staying hydrated.
Johnson’s announcement came amid a brewing backlash against plans to have actress Scarlett Johansson portray a transgender man.
In the past 18 months, the S&P 500 index has returned an average -0.3%, including dividend payouts, on days with shock announcements on trade.
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ANNOUNCEMENT Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of announcement for English Language Learners
: a written or spoken statement that tells people about something : public or formal words that announce something
: the act of officially telling people about something : the act of announcing something
ANNOUNCEMENT Defined for Kids
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