announcer

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noun an·nounc·er \ə-ˈnau̇n(t)-sər\

Definition of announcer

  1. :  one who announces: such asa :  a person who introduces television or radio programs, makes commercial announcements, or gives station identificationb :  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.

Recent Examples of announcer from the Web

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First Known Use of announcer

circa 1611



ANNOUNCER Defined for English Language Learners

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Definition of announcer for English Language Learners

  • : 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


ANNOUNCER Defined for Kids

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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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