Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. The act of making known publicly.
  • n. Something announced.
  • n. A broadcast message, especially a program note or commercial.
  • n. An engraved or printed formal statement or notice, as of a wedding or a relocation.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. An act of announcing, or giving notice.
  • n. That which conveys what is announced.
  • n. The content which is announced.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. The act of announcing, or giving notice; that which announces; proclamation; publication.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The act of announcing or giving notice; that which is announced or made known; proclamation; publication; notification.
  • n. In card-playing, a bid; a meld.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. a public statement containing information about an event that has happened or is going to happen
  • n. a formal public statement

Etymologies

announce +‎ -ment (Wiktionary)

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