Annunciator in a sentence

The word "annunciator" in a example sentences. Learn the definition of annunciator and how to use it in a sentence.

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Definition of Annunciator

  • One who announces. Specifically: An officer in the church of Constantinople, whose business it was to inform the people of the festivals to be celebrated.
  • An indicator (as in a hotel) which designates the room where attendance is wanted.
  • an indicator that announces which electrical circuit has been active (as on a telephone switchboard)

How to use annunciator in a sentence. Annunciator pronunciation.

In great glass cases were glistening brass and nickel machines with discs and levers and bells, tickers, sheets of paper, and annunciators without number.
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Meanwhile the annunciator bell tells me what window has been opened.
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One winter's night we were flung out of bed by the sudden music of that awful gong, and when we hobbled to the annunciator, turned up the gas, and saw the word 'Nursery' exposed, Mrs. McWilliams fainted dead away, and I came precious near doing the same thing myself.
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Yes, I simply rose up calmly, when slammed across the house by the alarm, calmly inspected the annunciator, took note of the room indicated; and then calmly disconnected that room from the alarm, and went back to bed as if nothing had happened.
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He had related the annunciator signal of the portatron to the only significant datum in his own experience which it resembled, the ringing of a bell.
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He found his heart leaping when the room bells rang, and the clerk, with a glance at the annunciator, sent boys hurrying off.
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Before the visitor to such a house reaches the gate or front door his approach is made known by an annunciator in the hall, which is connected with a hidden plate in the entrance path, which when pressed by the feet of the visitor charges the wire of the annunciator.
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Examples of Annunciator

Example #1
This was the fire-alarm telegraph, the "roulettewheel of the fire demon," as some one has aptly called it.
Example #2
High up in the sandstone tower at headquarters, we sat with him in the maze of delicate machinery with which the fire game is played in New York.
Example #3
I ring up the police-and it's all over with the man who tried to break in.
Example #4
How's that for an idea, Griggs?
Example #5
I seized my shotgun, and stood timing the coachman whilst that appalling buzzing went on.
Example #6
That worked first rate, and a season of peace ensued, during which we got to inviting company once more and enjoying life.