• The Crier Announces the Arrival of Five Registrars Of The Temple of King ÛsirnirÎ, Of the Vth Dynasty
    The Crier Announces the Arrival of Five Registrars Of The Temple of King ÛsirnirÎ, Of the Vth Dynasty
  • WordNet 3.6
    • n announcer reads news, commercials on radio or television
    • n announcer someone who proclaims a message publicly
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Additional illustrations & photos:

The Herald Announces the Court Ball The Herald Announces the Court Ball
Hanno announcing to the Mercenaries the emptiness of the Public Coffers Hanno announcing to the Mercenaries the emptiness of the Public Coffers

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
  • Interesting fact: The first TV commercial advertisement was by the Bulova Watch company on July 1, 1941. The watch company paid $9.00 for an announcement that was 10 seconds long
    • n Announcer One who announces.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
  • Interesting fact: The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration announced in 1978 that it would alternate men's and women's names in the naming of hurricanes. It was seen as an attempt at fair play. Hurricanes had been named for women for years, until NOAA succumbed to pressure from women's groups who were demanding that Atlantic storms be given unisex names.
    • n announcer One who announces or gives notice; a proclaimer.
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  • Gore Vidal
    “On 16 September 1985, when the Commerce Department announced that the United States had become a debtor nation, the American Empire died.”
  • Paul Valery
    “If some great catastrophe is not announced every morning, we feel a certain void. nothing in the paper today , we sigh.”
  • Paul S. Rees
    Paul S. Rees
    “The gospel is neither a discussion or a debate. It is an announcement.”
  • Philip Streifer
    Philip Streifer
    “After finding no qualified candidates for the position of principal, the school board is extremely pleased to announce the appointment of David Steele to the post.”
  • Peter Conrad
    Peter Conrad
    “Losing faith in your own singularity is the start of wisdom, I suppose; also the first announcement of death.”
  • George Bernard Shaw
    “If the announcer can produce the impression that he is a gentlemen, he may pronounce as he pleases.”


In literature:

The girl is announcing, the girls do announce.
"Latin for Beginners" by Benjamin Leonard D'Ooge
He crossed the river to announce his official instructions, and was met by a squad of daring, resolute fellows, armed and ready for a fight.
"The Victim" by Thomas Dixon
It was early Tuesday morning that Dinky-Dunk firmly announced that he and I were going off on a three-day shooting-trip.
"The Prairie Wife" by Arthur Stringer
The Cabinet had been sitting since eleven this morning, but had announced no decision.
"A Journal From Our Legation in Belgium" by Hugh Gibson
Anne of Austria effected a diversion by the announcement of the famous lottery to take place in her apartments on the following evening.
"The Vicomte de Bragelonne" by Alexandre Dumas
Later I received a card announcing her engagement.
"Jane Allen: Right Guard" by Edith Bancroft
And then came the quick, sharp, fierce bark of the leader announcing that the quarry had been located.
"The Southerner" by Thomas Dixon
The commanders at Montrouge and Vincennes announce that the Prussians are being driven back.
"Diary of the Besieged Resident in Paris" by Henry Labouchère
I will then announce you.
"Japanese Literature" by Various
She announced emphatically that she wouldn't think of allowing me to travel if I was ill.
"The Fifth Wheel" by Olive Higgins Prouty
Then the carriage was announced, and Mr. Palliser took Alice out on his arm.
"Can You Forgive Her?" by Anthony Trollope
His wife waited until the departure of the carriage announced to her that her husband had gone.
"Napoleon and the Queen of Prussia" by L. Mühlbach,
At length a rival was announced.
"Critical and Historical Essays, Volume III (of 3)" by Thomas Babington Macaulay
Should he write, "A real partisan is no patriot," his theme is announced, and his point of view known.
"English: Composition and Literature" by W. F. (William Franklin) Webster
Well considered, these words announce at once her resolution not to marry.
"A History of England Principally in the Seventeenth Century, Volume I (of 6)" by Leopold von Ranke
They announced that at eleven o'clock they would draw lots.
"Gold" by Stewart White
Then I was aroused by the announcement of a conductor that, failing to have my trunk rechecked at Baltimore, it had been left in that city!
"A Rebel War Clerk's Diary at the Confederate States Capital" by John Beauchamp Jones
At last the singing of the National Anthem announced the end of the piece.
"'Jena' or 'Sedan'?" by Franz Beyerlein
The intelligence, which had been so anxiously announced to her, she was now to be anxiously announcing to another.
"The Complete Project Gutenberg Works of Jane Austen" by Jane Austen
It was first announced as in the press in the list dated Dec., 1892.
"The Art and Craft of Printing" by William Morris

In poetry:

THE candles lighted and the figure prone
Announce this to you: they are laid aside,
The noble, whimsical and pathetic roles,
Disanimated, not to be resumed!
"The Dead Player: In Memory Of Dudley Digges" by Padraic Colum
I hear 'Old Tom' announce the dying light,
The deep hoarse voice that I shall hear no more;
Hoarser and deeper seems the note this night
Than in the days of yore.
"Good-bye To Oxford" by Samuel John Stone
The world to its centre shall shake with delight,
As thus she announces their fall;
"They sink! our invaders submit to our might,
The ocean has buried them all!"
"The Fury Of Discord" by Sir John Carr
By daring first in lively Russian speech
To celebrate the virtues of Felitsa,
To talk of God with intimate simplicity,
And with a smile announce the truth to kings.
"Monument" by Gavrila Romanovich Derzhavin
Father, you are not asked.
I am come. I am here. The red-dawn-wolf
Sniffs round your place.
Lifts up his voice and howls to the walls of the pueblo,
Announcing he's here.
"The Red Wolf" by D H Lawrence
But he is interrupted by his servant who enters
running, and announces the portendous news.
The war with the Romans has begun.
The bulk of our army has crossed the borders.
"Darius" by Constantine P Cavafy

In news:

Mormon church president Thomas S Monson announced Saturday that the faith will lower its minimum age requirement for missionaries from 19 to 18 for men and from 21 to 19 for women.
SALT LAKE CITY—The Mormon church will lower its minimum age requirements for missionaries from 19 to 18 for men and from 21 to 19 for women, the faith's president announced Saturday.
SALT LAKE CITY — The Mormon church will lower its minimum age requirements for missionaries from 19 to 18 for men and from 21 to 19 for women, the faith's president announced Saturday.
Ten months after announcing that they want to reform the pensions system radically, Tony Blair's ministers are still arguing over basic principles.
NAACP Statement on the American Legislative Exchange Council Announcement.
Carl Icahn, 75, has announced 41 campaigns to oust management or make other changes at US corporations since 2006.
The top Republican and Democrat on Capitol Hill have announced an agreement to keep the government running on autopilot for six months when the current budget year ends on Sept 30.
Local agribusiness man announces candidacy.
A Kings Prairie agribusiness man has announced his candidacy for northern commissioner of Barry County.
NFocus Partners announces their upcoming schedule for NFocus Forums for Agribusiness .
On July 23 Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack announced new flexibility and assistance in the.
I make any announcements or instructions needed at the beginning of class, and then I announce that they have 45 seconds to get their pencils ready and to tell their neighbor a funny joke.
Coldplay and Tool Announce 2nd Shows and This Week's Show Announcements.
Announcing the birth of his daughter, he said: I'm really proud to announce on 22 April, Mirabella Bunny was born.

In science:

After obtaining con firmatio n images of a candidate that reveal it to exhibit the appropriate behavior for a SN, we announce the apparent SN in the IAU Circulars. A con firmation spectrum is desirable but currently not always possible.
Rates and Progenitors of Type Ia Supernovae
At the end Trent, the relay, announces to Alice and Bob the basis he has used for each qubit.
Authentication and routing in simple Quantum Key Distribution networks
Of course, since the relays participate in the sifting procedure, Alice and Bob will realize a posteriori which route the qubits have followed by checking which relays are announcing the basis chosen for each qubit.
Authentication and routing in simple Quantum Key Distribution networks
Jing Yang has announced the solution of Hex (and provided associated computer programs) on boards of size up to 9 × 9.
Random-Turn Hex and other selection games
In particular, see the variant of multiscale analysis adapted to Bernoulli-Anderson models recently developed in and an application of similar ideas to Poisson models announced in .
Localization near fluctuation boundaries via fractional moments and applications
Alternatively, if the announced basis is {|vi, |v i}, then the photodetector located to receive the polarization state |w+ i or |w− i, respectively, will indicate, in accord with the correlations (21) and (22), that a state |vi or |vi, respectively, was most likely measured by the legitimate receiver.
Conclusive Entangling Probe
Juan Souto has announced joint work with Jeff Brock showing that in certain cases, the pants distance of a specific Heegaard splitting is quasi-isometric to its hyperbolic volume.
Heegaard splittings and the pants complex
This classification theorem was first announced in [Th] and the proofs appeared later in [FLP] and [CB].
Simple braids for surface homeomorphisms
Combining this fact with what was announced previously leads to the conclusion that no binary relations can be imposed on ξ and a (or ¯ξ and a+ ), because no binary relations exists between elements with the same grade.
On the Construction of Generalized Grassmann Coherent States
Some of the results in this paper have been announced in .
Constructible exponential functions, motivic Fourier transform and transfer principle
Some of the results which are announced in are generalized here to exponential constructible functions.
Constructible exponential functions, motivic Fourier transform and transfer principle
The counterpart of the ordinary adjoint representation has been used to prove the counterparts of Engle’s Theorem and Lie’s Theorem in the context of Leibniz algebra, which were announced in Appendix 1 of .
$\xi$-Groups and Hu-Liu Leibniz Algebras
In the following of this section, we shall establish that for a real, the distribution of the sum of the Un ’s converges towards the generalised Gumbel distribution Ga for N → ∞, as announced in a previous publication .
Generalised extreme value statistics and sum of correlated variables
Before we proceed to the derivation, it is important to express in a quantitative way the relation (a “duality”) between c and a announced already in par. I D 1; this argumentation is valid for arbitrary C and A.
Applying Free Random Variables to Random Matrix Analysis of Financial Data. Part I: A Gaussian Case
This sometimes has the unpleasant effect that one believes to have completed a proof and is only rebuked when the Qed or Defined commands announce that the constructed term is not well-formed.
CoInduction in Coq