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English noun: announcement

1. announcement (communication) a formal public statement


SamplesThe government made an announcement about changes in the drug war.
A declaration of independence.


Synonymsannunciation, declaration, proclamation


Broader (hypernym)statement


Narrower (hyponym)edict, promulgation

2. announcement (communication) a public statement containing information about an event that has happened or is going to happen


SamplesThe announcement appeared in the local newspaper.
The promulgation was written in English.


Synonymspromulgation


Broader (hypernym)statement


Narrower (hyponym)advisory, banns, handout, notice, press release, program, programme, release, wanted notice, wanted poster


Instance hyponymAnnunciation









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