Origin of broadcasting
verb (used with object), broad·cast or broad·cast·ed, broad·cast·ing.
verb (used without object), broad·cast or broad·cast·ed, broad·cast·ing.
Origin of broadcast
Related Words for broadcastingtransmission, television, radio, performing, reporting, transmitting, airing, newscasting
Examples from the Web for broadcasting
Contemporary Examples of broadcasting
Imagine if hackers from Saudi Arabia said that any TV station in America broadcasting feminists and gays would be attacked?The Sony Hack and America’s Craven Capitulation To Terror
December 19, 2014
But Broadcasting & Cable reported that last year, it was a $55 million enterprise.How TMZ Claims Its Celebrity Scalps, Like Ray Rice
September 10, 2014
Can you imagine an American broadcasting company asking an Englishman to take charge of it?A Well-Spoken Invasion:The Brits Taking Over American Media
May 8, 2014
Instead of broadcasting from this new station, he announced plans to form a sovereign nation.Welcome to Sealand: a Sovereign Nation
February 20, 2014
Indecency in broadcasting became a major concern, and CBS was fined over half a million dollars.The Best Super Bowl Halftime Shows
February 2, 2014
Historical Examples of broadcasting
After that, if there is any need for the broadcasting of heat, we will furnish it ourselves.
These broadcasting stations have sending ranges as high as 1,000 miles.The Automobile Storage Battery
O. A. Witte
And have you radiating the fact like a broadcasting station?Highways in Hiding
George Oliver Smith
Proudly now he walked the earth, broadcasting the favor of his smile on every side.Sundry Accounts
Irvin S. Cobb
He had an appointment to talk to Leda Crannon, but he had no intention of broadcasting it.Unwise Child
Gordon Randall Garrett
verb -casts, -casting, -cast or -casted
- a transmission or programme on radio or television
- (as modifier)a broadcast signal
- the act of scattering seeds
- (as modifier)the broadcast method of sowing
1922, verbal noun from broadcast (v.).
1767, adjective, in reference to the spreading of seed, from broad (adj.) + past participle of cast (v.). Figurative use is recorded from 1785. Modern media use began with radio (1922, adjective and noun). As a verb, recorded from 1813 in an agricultural sense, 1829 in a figurative sense, 1921 in reference to radio.