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1. announce

verb. ['əˈnaʊns'] make known; make an announcement.

Synonyms

  • trump out
  • meld
  • publicize
  • blazon out
  • cry
  • publicise
  • post
  • denounce
  • report
  • denote
  • sound
  • blat out
  • inform
  • advertise
  • call out
  • trump
  • blare out

Antonyms

  • clock in
  • cheer
  • vowel
  • consonant

Etymology

  • anoncier (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • annuntiare (Latin)

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Words that Rhyme with Announce

  • mispronounce
  • pronounce
  • renounce
  • denounce
  • trounce
  • flounce
  • crounse
  • younce
  • pounce
  • mounce
  • counce
  • bounce

Example sentences of the word announce


1. Verb, base form
The sign should announce the baby contest, the times open for voting and the procedure to vote.

Quotes containing the word announce


1. Rachel: You're a half-blood, too?Annabeth: Shhh! Just announce it to the world, how about?Rachel: Okay. Hey, everybody! These two aren't human! They're half Greek god!...They don't seem to care.
- Rick Riordan, The Battle of the Labyrinth

2. Allowing yourself to stop reading a book - at page 25, 50, or even, less frequently, a few chapters from the end - is a rite of passage in a reader's life, the literary equivalent of a bar mitzvah or a communion, the moment at which you look at yourself and announce: Today I am an adult. I can make my own decisions.
- Sara Nelson, So Many Books, So Little Time: A Year of Passionate Reading

3. Elizabeth's barreness and advanced age--a double symbol of hopelessness--became the means by which God would announce to the world that nothing is impossible for Him.
- Charles R. Swindoll

2. announce

verb. ['əˈnaʊns'] announce publicly or officially.

Synonyms

  • promulgate
  • tell
  • say
  • declare

Antonyms

  • laugh
  • e-mail
  • electronic mail
  • email

Etymology

  • anoncier (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • annuntiare (Latin)

3. announce

verb. ['əˈnaʊns'] foreshadow or presage.

Synonyms

  • herald
  • annunciate
  • tell
  • foretell

Antonyms

  • direct discourse
  • indirect discourse
  • check out
  • check in

Etymology

  • anoncier (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • annuntiare (Latin)

4. announce

verb. ['əˈnaʊns'] give the names of.

Synonyms

  • identify

Antonyms

  • unhealthy
  • unfit

Etymology

  • anoncier (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • annuntiare (Latin)
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