English noun: announcement
|1.||announcement (communication) a formal public statement|
|Samples||The government made an announcement about changes in the drug war.|
A declaration of independence.
|Synonyms||annunciation, declaration, proclamation|
|Narrower (hyponym)||edict, promulgation|
|2.||announcement (communication) a public statement containing information about an event that has happened or is going to happen|
|Samples||The announcement appeared in the local newspaper.|
The promulgation was written in English.
|Narrower (hyponym)||advisory, banns, handout, notice, press release, program, programme, release, wanted notice, wanted poster|