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Word forms: plural announcements

1. countable noun [NOUN that]


An announcement is a statement made to the public or to the media which
gives informationabout something that has happenedor that will happen.
Sir Robert made his announcement after talks with the President.
There has been no formal announcement by either government.
Synonyms: statement, communication,broadcast, explanation More Synonyms of announcement

2. singular noun
The announcement of something that has happened is the act
of tellingpeople about it.
...the announcement of their engagement. [+of]
There has been no official announcement of the arrests.
Synonyms: declaration, report, reporting,publication More Synonyms of announcement

3. countable noun
An announcement in a public place, such as a newspaper or the windowof
a shop, is a short piece of writingtelling people about something orasking for
something.
An announcement in The Times listed the forthcoming marriage.

COBUILD Advanced English Dictionary. Copyright © HarperCollins Publishers


Word forms: plural announcements
1. countable noun [NOUN that]
An announcement is a statement made to the public or to the media which
gives informationabout something that has happenedor that will happen.
Sir Robert made his announcement after talks with the President.
There has been no formal announcement by either government.
Synonyms: statement, communication,broadcast, explanation More Synonyms of announcement

2. singular noun
The announcement of something that has happened is the act
of tellingpeople about it.
...the announcement of their engagement. [+of]
There has been no official announcement of the arrests.
Synonyms: declaration, report, reporting,publication More Synonyms of announcement

3. countable noun
An announcement in a public place, such as a newspaper or the windowof
a shop, is a short piece of writingtelling people about something orasking for
something.
An announcement in The Times listed the forthcoming marriage.

COBUILD Advanced English Dictionary. Copyright © HarperCollins Publishers


Word forms: plural announcements
1. countable noun [NOUN that]
An announcement is a statement made to the public or to the media which
gives informationabout something that has happenedor that will happen.
Sir Robert made his announcement after talks with the President.
There has been no formal announcement by either government.
Synonyms: statement, communication,broadcast, explanation More Synonyms of announcement

2. singular noun
The announcement of something that has happened is the act
of tellingpeople about it.
...the announcement of their engagement. [+of]
There has been no official announcement of the arrests.
Synonyms: declaration, report, reporting,publication More Synonyms of announcement

3. countable noun
An announcement in a public place, such as a newspaper or the windowof
a shop, is a short piece of writingtelling people about something orasking for
something.
An announcement in The Times listed the forthcoming marriage.

COBUILD Advanced English Dictionary. Copyright © HarperCollins Publishers


Synonyms: declaration, report, reporting,publication More Synonyms of announcement