Definition of 'annunciation'
- a festival commemorating the announcement of the Incarnation by the angel Gabriel to the Virgin Mary; a quarter day in England, Wales, and Ireland
Synonyms: Lady Day Annunciation Day March 25
- (Christianity) the announcement to the Virgin Mary by the angel Gabriel of the incarnation of Christ
- a formal public statement; "the government made an announcement about changes in the drug war"; "a declaration of independence"
Synonyms: announcement proclamation declaration