Meaning of BROADCAST in English

BROADCAST

v., n., adj., & adv.

v. (past broadcast or broadcasted; past part. broadcast) 1 tr. transmit (programmes or information) by radio or television. 2 intr. undertake or take part in a radio or television transmission. 3 tr. scatter (seed etc.) over a large area, esp. by hand.

n. a radio or television programme or transmission.

adj. 1 transmitted by radio or television. 2 a scattered widely. b (of information etc.) widely disseminated.

adv. over a large area. broadcaster n. broadcasting n.

[ BROAD + CAST past part. ]

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