Origin of broadcast

1760–70; orig., broad (adv.) + cast, past participle of cast

OTHER WORDS FROM broadcast

un·broad·cast·ed, adjective

WORDS THAT MAY BE CONFUSED WITH broadcast

broadcast narrowcast simulcast
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British Dictionary definitions for broadcasted

Derived forms of broadcast

broadcaster, nounbroadcasting, noun
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