announced announced  /ə ˈnaʊnst/

Definition(s):

  • (adj) declared publicly; made widely known

Usage(s):

  1. Dalim further announced that martial law, as well as a 24-hour curfew, had been proclaimed throughout the country.
  2. In June, just before Tha Carter III went on sale, Wayne announced on YouTube that he'd be releasing the tracks for free on a tape called The Leak.
  3. But last month Gates-funded scientists announced that they had created the technology to manufacture artemisinic acid synthetically.

News

  1. Photo contest winners announced

    River Park North has announced the winners of its annual amateur photography contest. The photos were taken in the park from June 1, 2012, to May 31.
    on June 23, 2013     Source: The Daily Reflector

  2. NBC Fall Premiere Dates Announced For Grimm, The Voice, Michael J. Fox Show & More

    NBC has announced premiere dates for its fall schedule - including returning hits "Grimm," "The Voice" and "Chicago Fire."
    on June 22, 2013     Source: Access Hollywood via Yahoo! News

  3. Why Apple Announced the New Mac Pro Early & Likely Ship Date

    Apple announced the new Mac Pro at WWDC last week. Some have asked why the announcement came so early. Apple's website says, "Coming later this year," and we all know that could be very late in the year. Also, what needs to happen for the new Mac Pro to ship?
    on June 22, 2013     Source: The Mac Observer

Quotes

  1. "Even as you are worried about keeping your jobs or paying your bills or staying in your homes, my opponent's campaign announced last week that they plan to 'turn the page' on the discussion about our economy so they can spend the final weeks of...
    on Oct 11, 2008 By: Barack Obama Source: Dallas Morning News

  2. There is an "orderly way to do bankruptcies that provides for more of a soft landing," Perino said. "That would be one of the options. I'm not saying that is necessarily what would be announced."
    on Dec 18, 2008 By: Dana Perino Source: Reuters India

  3. "We've got a leader in Iran who has announced that he wants to destroy Israel," Bush said. "So I've told people that, if you're interested in avoiding World War III, it seems like you ought to be interested in preventing them from having the...
    on Oct 17, 2007 By: President Bush Source: Daily Times

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