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

  • transitive v. To announce; proclaim: "They do not so properly affirm, as annunciate it” ( Charles Lamb).

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • v. to inform that some future event will happen

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Foretold; preannounced.
  • transitive v. To announce.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • To bring tidings of; announce.
  • Announced; declared (beforehand).

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

  • v. foreshadow or presage


Latin annūntiāre, annūntiāt-; see announce.
(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)



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