Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR ANNOUNCED

He addressed the nation by radio and announced his plans for a New Deal.

"It's five minutes to eight, girls," announced Miriam Nesbit.

"Just a little friendly call," Cassidy announced, in his strident voice.

The opera was announced for June 11, but Faustina declared herself indisposed.

Fabri's wife and another woman were announced as good actresses of male parts.

The visitor's advent was announced again by the brass knocker on the front door.

"Piece for piece, I will exchange, as I offered," he announced.

Next morning he announced to the Leopard Woman his changed decision.

"I am come to take you to the manyatta of M'tela," he announced.

"Well, it's not going to be that way for long," he announced evenly.

WORD ORIGIN

c.1500, "proclaim, make known," from Old French anoncier "announce, proclaim" (12c., Modern French annoncer), from Latin annuntiare, adnuntiare "to announce, relate," literally "to bring news," from ad- "to" (see ad-) + nuntiare "relate, report," from nuntius "messenger" (see nuncio). Related: Announced; announcing.

MORE RELATED WORDS FOR ANNOUNCED

Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.