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
Mr. Mattis’s announcement came as more than 140 House Democrats sent a letter to Mr. Trump calling on him to reconsider his transgender ban.
Tsai’s San Diego team is the first of two expansion announcements the NLL will make.
Every Friday from 6 p.m. to 11 p.m. DJs set up to an evening pool party called Float, and there are frequent weekend pool parties open to the public as well (follow the hotel’s calendar for announcements).
The former sheriff vowed to remain active politically, and issued a fundraising appeal for his legal defense fund within an hour or two of the pardon’s announcement Friday afternoon.
The announcement that a winner had come forward came after a turbulent morning in which lottery officials initially misidentified not only the store that sold the winning ticket, but the town.
Citing costs which are in reality utterly negligible, President Trump made a broad and sweeping announcement of this ban, 140 characters at a time.
During an anniversary event at Olympic Park, one of the musical groups performing on an outdoor stage had to make repeated announcements to muster an audience of under 100 people.
Beshear's announcement comes a day after Louisville Mayor Greg Fischer announced the city is suing the three largest wholesale opioid distribution companies in the United States.
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First Known Use of announcement
Synonymsad, advert [chiefly British], advertisement, bulletin, communiqué, notice, notification, posting, release
Related Wordsbroadside, brochure, circular, flyer (also flier), fly sheet, gazette [British], handbill, handout; bill, billboard, placard, playbill, poster, show bill, sign; broadcast, cablecast, newscast, telecast; advertising, billing, blurb, come-on, commercial, message, pitch, plugola, spot, word; communication, dispatch, report; annunciation, declaration, edict, proclamation, promulgation, pronouncement, pronunciamento, rescript, signification; ballyhoo, boost, buildup, campaign, plug, promo, promotion, propaganda, publicity
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
Definition of announcement for Students
- a birth announcement
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