broadcast is to air a program, especially on TV or radio. It also means to tell people about something. If you paint your one true love’s name on your car, you broadcast your feelings to the whole world!
broadcast used to have to do with spreading seed, but now it refers to spreading information. It can be a noun or verb — if you turn on the radio, you're hearing a broadcast, and the station is broadcasting that show. You don’t have to be in a studio to broadcast, though. Any time you let a lot of people know about something (whether they like it or not), you broadcast. When information is broadcast, it becomes widely known.
broadcast over the airwaves, as in radio or television
cause to become widely known
broadcast the news”
circularise, circularize, circulate, diffuse, disperse, disseminate, distribute, pass around, propagate, spread
circulate, go around, spread
become widely known and passed on
sow over a wide area, especially by hand
place (seeds) in or on the ground for future growth
a radio or television show
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news, news program, news show
a program devoted to current events, often using interviews and commentary
a program that is broadcast again
chat show, talk show
a program during which well-known people discuss a topic or answer questions telephoned in by the audience
TV program, TV show, television program, television show
a program broadcast by television
game show, giveaway
a television or radio program in which contestants compete for awards
a serialized set of programs
episode, installment, instalment
a part of a broadcast serial
a program without a commercial sponsor
a program in which the audience participates by telephone
a television program that is broadcast in color
pilot, pilot film, pilot program
a program exemplifying a contemplated series; intended to attract sponsors
a game show in which contestants answer questions
an episode that ends in suspense
a serialized program usually dealing with sentimentalized family matters that is broadcast on radio or television (frequently sponsored by a company advertising soap products)
a series of four related works (plays or operas or novels)
a television broadcast of news
sitcom, situation comedy
a humorous television program based on situations that could arise in everyday life
a television production that features a particular person or work or topic
a social event involving a public performance or entertainment
message that is transmitted by radio or television
broadcast for the last time
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