annunciate

verb an·nun·ci·ate \ ə-ˈnən(t)-sē-ˌāt \

Definition of annunciate

annunciated; annunciating
transitive verb

Examples of annunciate in a Sentence

  1. a politician is wise to annunciate past minor transgressions before the media make something major of them

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First Known Use of annunciate

circa 1536



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