announce Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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"announce" in British English

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announceverb [T]

uk   us   /əˈnaʊns/
B1 to make something ​known or ​tellpeople about something ​officially: They announced the ​death of ​theirmother in the ​localpaper. She announced the ​winner of the ​competition to an ​excitedaudience. [+ that] The ​primeminister has announced thatpublicspending will be ​increased next ​year. to show that something is going to ​happen: The first few ​leaves in the ​gutter announced the ​beginning of ​autumn.
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(Definition of announce from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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announceverb [T]

 us   /əˈnɑʊns/
to ​stateofficially or make ​knownpublicly: She announced her ​resignation last ​Monday.
noun [C]  us   /əˈnɑʊns·mənt/
Wedding announcements were mailed a ​week after ​theirmarriage.
(Definition of announce from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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