|1.||[ noun ] message that is transmitted by radio or television|
|Related terms:||message radio_broadcast simulcast telecast air|
|2.||[ verb ] (television) broadcast over the airwaves, as in radio or television|
|Synonyms:||send transmit beam air|
"We cannot air this X-rated song"
|Related terms:||publicize televize rerun satellite sportscast interrogate broadcast_media radio_beam air broadcaster transmitter air|
|3.||[ adjective ] (television) made widely known especially by radio or television|
"the broadcast news" "everyone heard the broadcast rumors"
|4.||[ verb ] (botany) sow over a wide area, esp. by hand|
|Related terms:||sow farming|
|5.||[ adjective ] sown by casting over a wide area especially by hand|
"the broadcast sowing of wheat"
|6.||[ adverb ] so as to scatter or be distributed widely or in all directions|
|7.||[ verb ] cause to become widely known|
|Synonyms:||disseminate spread circulate distribute diffuse pass_around disperse propagate circularise circularize|
"spread information" "circulate a rumor" "broadcast the news"
|Related terms:||publicize canvass carry sow bandy_about popularize go_around dissemination propagation dispersion dissemination circular scatter circulation spread propagator go_around|
|8.||[ noun ] (television,performing arts) a radio or television show|
"did you see his program last night?"
|Related terms:||show news_program serial television_program episode rerun sitcom game_show sustaining_program talk_show air|