Broadcast

Definition of Broadcast

Broad´cast`
n.1.(Agric.) A casting or throwing seed in all directions, as from the hand in sowing.
2.an act of broadcasting; specifically, a program in which sounds or images are transmitted in all directions from a radio or television station; - usually referring to a scheduled program on a commercial or public service radio or television station, using the normal radio frequencies for those media, in contrast to a radiotelephone conversation, which may also be transmitted in all directions, but is intended for receipt by a base station in the telephone network.
a.1.Cast or dispersed in all directions, as seed from the hand in sowing; widely diffused.
2.Scattering in all directions (as a method of sowing); - opposed to planting in hills, or rows.
adv.1.So as to scatter or be scattered in all directions; so as to spread widely, as seed from the hand in sowing, or news from the press.
v.1.to cast or disperse in all directions, as seed from the hand in sowing; to diffuse widely.
2.to transmit (sounds, images, or other signals) in all directions from a radio or television station.
3.to disseminate (information, a speech, an advertisement, etc.) from a radio or television station.
4.to spread (information, news, gossip) widely by any means.

Related Words

accessible, advertise, advertisement, affirmed, air, airing, announced, announcement, annunciate, attenuation, bandying, beam, bed, bestrew, blazon, book, broadcasting, brought to notice, bruit about, bruiting, bruiting about, canned show, circulated, circulation, circumfuse, circumfusion, commercial, commercial program, common knowledge, common property, communicate, convey, current, deal out, declared, dibble, diffract, diffraction, diffuse, diffused, diffusion, dilution, discrete, dispensation, dispense, dispersal, disperse, dispersed, dispersion, display, dispread, disseminate, disseminated, dissemination, dissipated, dissipation, distributed, distribution, diverge, divergence, drill, electrical transcription, evaporation, evulgation, expansion, fan out, forest, fragmentation, get across, get over, give, give word, hand on, impart, implant, in circulation, in print, inseminate, insemination, issuance, issue, leave word, made public, make known, network show, newscast, open, overscatter, oversow, overspread, pass, pass along, pass on, peppering, periodical, plant, planting, pot, printing, proclaim, proclaimed, proclamation, promulgate, promulgation, pronouncement, pronunciamento, propagate, propagated, propagation, public, publication, published, publishing, put in, radiate, radiation, radio, radio fare, radiobroadcast, rebroadcast, reforest, reforestation, relay, render, report, reported, rerun, reset, resetting, retail, retimber, retimbering, scatter seed, scattered, scattering, scatterment, seed, seed down, seeding, seminate, semination, send word, serial, set, setting, share, share with, shortwave, shotgun pattern, show, sign off, sign on, signal, soap opera, sound effects, sow, sow broadcast, sowing, sparse, spattering, splay, sporadic, sportscast, spread out, spreading, spreading abroad, sprinkling, stated, straggling, straggly, straw, strew, strewing, strewn, strown, sustainer, taped program, telecast, telecasting, televise, televised, tell, transfer, transmission, transplant, transplantation, utter, ventilation, volatilization, widespread, wireless
Word:

Browse

Broach
Broacher
Broad
Broad acres
Broad arrow
Broad Church
Broad gauge
Broad pennant
Broad seal
Broad-brimmed
broad-headed
Broad-horned
Broad-leaved
broad-minded
broad-shouldered
broad-side
Broadax
broadbean
Broadbill
Broadbrim
-Broadcast-
broadcaster
broadcasting
Broadcloth
Broaden
Broadish
Broadleaf
Broadly
Broadmouth
Broadness
Broadpiece
Broadseal
Broadside
Broadspread
Broadspreading
Broadsword
broadtail
Broadway
Broadwise
Brob
Brobdingnagian
# A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

© 2014 Delaflex, Inc.Dictionary Home