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announcement 中文解釋 wordnet sense Collocation Usage
Noun
/əˈnounsmənt/,
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announcements, plural;
  1. A public and typically formal statement about a fact, occurrence, or intention
    • - the spokesperson was about to make an announcement
    • - a policy announcement
    • - he was shaken by her announcement
  2. The action of making such a statement
    • - the announcement of the decision of the president
  3. A notice appearing in a newspaper or public place and announcing something such as a birth, death, or marriage
    • - an announcement is appearing in the Morning Post tomorrow
  4. A statement of information given over a public address system
    • - a loudspeaker announcement echoed across the field

  1. a formal public statement; "the government made an announcement about changes in the drug war"; "a declaration of independence"
  2. a public statement containing information about an event that has happened or is going to happen; "the announcement appeared in the local newspaper"; "the promulgation was written in English"
  3. (announce) make known; make an announcement; "She denoted her feelings clearly"
  4. announce publicly or officially; "The President declared war"
  5. (announce) give the names of; "He announced the winners of the spelling bee"
  6. (announce) foreshadow or presage
  7. An announcement (ANN) is a Usenet, mailing list or e-mail message sent to notify subscribers that a software project has made a new release version. Newsgroup announcement recipients often have a name like "comp.somegroup.announce". ...
  8. "Announcement" is the second single released by Common from his 2008 album Universal Mind Control. The single was produced by The Neptunes and features Pharrell. The song was released as a 3-track digital EP. It samples "Dreams" by The Notorious B.I.G.
  9. An act of announcing, or giving notice; That which conveys what is announced; The content which is announced
  10. (announce) To give public notice, or first notice of; to make known; to publish; to proclaim; To pronounce; to declare by judicial sentence
  11. Public service announcements
  12. (12. ANNOUNCEMENTS) We reserve the right to distribute information to you that is pertinent to the quality or operation of our services and those of our service partners. ...
  13. Sometimes announcements can be sent out if you aren’t having a large wedding or party that can accomodate everyone, but you want to let people know about your special event. ...
  14. (ANNOUNCEMENTS) new page formats and more information, including Auction Prices Realized, PCGS Price Guide information, Population Report data, and much, much more. Check back often for updates
  15. (Announcements) (airport terminals, train stations, amusement parks, TV, radio, emergencies) Most announcements do not call for emotional or dramatic reading. It’s most important to convey facts and instructions.
  16. (Announcements) An IRS statement. There are several meanings. The formal variety is numbered and appears in the Internal Revenue Bulletins and later in Cumulative Bulletins, advising taxpayers of matters other than interpretation of law (e.g., that the IRS is studying an area). ...
  17. (Announcements) At The Music Man you may be asked to sing, dance or shout for your ice cream. As the waiter brings ice cream to your table someone may be instructed to perform for their sundae. Our best advice is to get up and do it quick. ...
  18. (Announcements) Feature of course management systems in which messages to inform students about course events and changes are posted and read asynchronously by students.
  19. (Announcements) Quizzes are not announced in advance. The students are expected to attend all classes. The students are responsible for collecting the notes, handouts and any other course material distributed during the class period.
  20. (Announcements) Special Events & Opportunities
  21. (Announcements) Topics marked as "Announcement" will always appear at the top of the topic listing on every page, regardless of their age. These topics usually contain important information that should be read promptly
  22. (Announcements) run at the bottom of each hours and are read during music programs at the station.
  23. (announcements) Usually the first part on the {Service Meeting}, normally devoted to publicizing schedules and matters of local concern. The word is used both for individual items and for that part on the Service Meeting as a whole. <<We better make sure that point makes announcements this week. ...
  24. All announcements made on sale day supersede any printed material.
  25. (Announce) One sixteenth of a pound