Definition Of announce


make a public and typically formal declaration about a fact, occurrence, or intention.

the president's office announced that the state of siege would be lifted

Example Of announce

  • And as she spoke the man who all day long announces on the station that he is sorry to say that a train is running late said he was sorry to say that the 10.25 to Manchester Airport was running five minutes late.

  • ‘I feel deep sorrow and regret to announce the failure of the efforts we have exerted to end the crisis in Iraq peacefully,’ he said.

  • Distantly he heard the intercom in the spaceport announce the shuttle was now disengaging maglocks, and any personnel not on board would have to catch the next flight.

  • During marital conflict they announce that they are not obliged to cover the expenses of the children.

  • For reasons you'll understand, we didn't want to announce our next guest ahead of time.

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