announcers1) N-COUNT An announcer is someone who introduces programmes on radio or television or who reads the text of a radio or television advertisement.
The radio announcer said it was nine o'clock...
In the commercial an announcer interviews a Texan.2) N-COUNT The announcer at a railway station or airport is the person who makes the announcements.
The announcer apologised for the delay.
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Announcer — An*noun cer, n. One who announces. [1913 Webster] … The Collaborative International Dictionary of English
announcer — index harbinger, informant, informer (a person who provides information), precursor Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 … Law dictionary
announcer — (n.) 1610s, agent noun from ANNOUNCE (Cf. announce). Radio sense is recorded from 1922 … Etymology dictionary
announcer — [n] media commentator anchorperson, broadcaster, communicator, deejay, disc jockey, DJ, leader of ceremonies, newscaster, reporter, rip and reader*, spieler*, talker, telecaster, veejay*, VJ; concept 348 … New thesaurus
announcer — [ə noun′sər] n. a person who announces; specif., one who introduces radio or television programs, identifies the station, reads the news, etc … English World dictionary
Announcer — An announcer is a voice actor who works in television, radio or film, usually providing narrations, news updates, station identification, or an introduction of a product in television commercials or a guest on a talk show.Announcers usually read… … Wikipedia
announcer — noun ADJECTIVE ▪ continuity (BrE), radio, television, TV ▪ The TV announcer warned that trains were running late. ▪ baseball, basketball, sports … Collocations dictionary
announcer — n. a radio; sports announcer * * * [ə naʊnsə] sports announcer a radio … Combinatory dictionary
announcer — I (Roget s IV) n. Syn. program announcer, broadcaster, telecaster, commentator, sportscaster, weather announcer, weatherman, newscaster, anchor, communicator, disk jockey, DJ*, master of ceremonies, MC, emcee*, moderator, host. II (Roget s 3… … English dictionary for students
announcer — UK [əˈnaʊnsə(r)] / US [əˈnaʊnsər] noun [countable] Word forms announcer : singular announcer plural announcers someone whose job is to give information about television or radio programmes in between other programmes … English dictionary