US: /əˈnaʊnsmənt/, /əˈnaʊnsmɛnt/
UK: /ɐnˈa‍ʊnsmənt/

English Vietnamese dictionary

announcement /ə'naunsmənt/
  • danh từ
    • lời rao, lời loan báo; cáo thị, thông cáo
      • announcement of a death: cáo phó
    • lời công bố, lời tuyên bố

Advanced English dictionary

+ noun
1 [C] a spoken or written statement that informs people about sth: Today's announcement of a peace agreement came after weeks of discussion. + Announcements of births, marriages and deaths appear in some newspapers. + a formal / an official / a public announcement + I have a few announcements to make.
2 [U] the act of publicly informing people about sth: Announcement of the verdict was accompanied by shouts and cheers.

Thesaurus dictionary

1 declaration, pronouncement, proclamation, statement:
Ladies and gentlemen, I wish to make an announcement.
2 notification, notice, word:
We received an announcement of the wedding but no invitation.
3 commercial, advertisement, advert, ad, spot:
The window was filled with announcements of houses for sale.
4 report, bulletin, communiqué, disclosure:
An announcement has just been received from the fire-fighters at the scene.

Collocation dictionary


formal, official | public | government | dramatic, surprise
Baker issued his surprise announcement in Paris after two hours of talks.


issue, make
We will make a formal announcement tomorrow.
| greet, welcome
The announcement of the ceasefire was greeted with relief.


The announcement of further job losses comes at a bad time.


in a/the ~
In an announcement to Parliament, the minister said that the peace negotiations would continue.
| ~ about
an official announcement about the disaster
| ~ by/from
an announcement from the prime minister

Concise English dictionary

+a formal public statement
+a public statement about something that is happening or going to happen