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American English: /əˈnaʊns/
British English: /əˈnaʊns/

Translation of announce in Spanish:

transitive verb

  • 1
    we regret to announce …
    lamentamos tener que anunciar …
    has our flight been announced yet?
    ¿han anunciado ya nuestro vuelo?
    the mayor will announce the winner
    el alcalde dará a conocer el nombre del ganador
    a fanfare announced the Queen's arrival
    una fanfarria anunció la llegada de la reina
    Example sentences
    • The butler announced the arrival of the Archers' dinner guests for that evening.
    • We're going to be announcing some special guests - is that enough of a clue?
    • Today, for example, I had to announce a guest conductor - the esteemed Henry Chas.
    Example sentences
    • Normally this happens at a regional airport after they've announced your flight has been delayed for a few hours.
    • Even though the speaker system was obviously working so well, the destination station was not announced.
    • They announce the next station, and the train begins to slow down.
  • 2 (declare) I'm leaving, he announced
    — me voy —anunció
    Example sentences
    • This is his fifth and final World Cup, as he has announced his retirement and intention to spend more time with family.
    • Confirmation of this fact was announced by the Minister for Communications, Marine and Natural Resources.
    • When the Crown Office announced the move, its statement failed to declare the men's innocence.
  • 3
    please announce yourself at reception when you arrive
    tenga la bondad de presentarse en recepción al llegar
  • 4 (foretell) black clouds announced rain
    nubarrones anunciaban lluvia

intransitive verb

  • 1 (Radio, Television)she announces on the Voice of America
    es locutora de la Voice of America
  • 2 (declare candidacy) (US) (Politics)to announce (for something)
    anunciar su ( or mi etc. ) candidatura (a algo)
    he announced for the presidency
    anunció su candidatura a la presidencia
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