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American English: /ˈbrɔdˌkæst/
British English: /ˈbrɔːdkɑːst/

Translation of broadcast in Spanish:

transitive verb past tense & past participle broadcast

  • 1 1.1 (transmit)
    the fight was broadcast live
    la pelea se transmitió en directo
    la pelea se retransmitió en directo (Spain)
    Example sentences
    • The funeral ceremony was broadcast live on all television channels, which replaced scheduled programs with recitations from the Koran.
    • The match was broadcast live on national television and radio.
    • The event was broadcast live on government-run television and radio stations.
    Example sentences
    • Sometimes we don't even have to open our mouths to broadcast our outsider status and offend the locals.
    • Again, this is probably not the place to broadcast my feelings publicly, much rather say it to you on the phone, through a text or in person.
    • The correspondence was regularly posted on a web site, broadcasting the ineptitude of this spammer to the world.
    1.2 (make known)
    don't go broadcasting it around the office
    no vayas a publicarlo por toda la oficina
  • 2 (scatter)
    Example sentences
    • Seed is broadcast or drilled on the pastures in late winter or early spring.
    • Another satisfactory method is to broadcast the seed followed by a shallow disking or harrowing and cultipacking.
    • On a commercial scale, some crops may require a seed-planting drill, but you can broadcast most seed and then incorporate it with a disc pulled by a tractor.

intransitive verb past tense & past participle broadcast

  • (station)
    the Prime Minister will broadcast to the nation
    la Primera Ministra se dirigirá a la nación
    Example sentences
    • Kpig was the first commercial radio station to broadcast on the Web, and it has blazed trails ever since.
    • This new deal will enable the station to broadcast on five frequencies a total of 25 hours a week of BBC programming.
    • That's what KPIG has been doing since it became the first commercial radio station ever to broadcast on the Web.


  • (before noun) broadcast journalism
    periodismo (masculine) de radio y televisión
    broadcast media (+ plural verb)
    medios (masculine plural) de radiodifusión y teledifusión
    broadcast network
    (broadcasting station) estación (feminine) emisora
    (group) cadena (feminine) de radio y televisión
    broadcast news
    noticias (feminine plural) de radio y televisión
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