Origin of communiqué
Examples from the Web for communique
The goal was to implement the Geneva Communique, the 2012 document that called for a transitional governing body in Syria.UN’s Brahimi: Round One of Syria Peace Talks Failed|Josh Rogin|February 1, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Plus, Winston Lord on Crafting the Shanghai Communique with Kissinger.Winston Lord and Leslie H. Gelb: Nixon’s China Opening, 40 Years Later|Winston Lord, Leslie H. Gelb|February 20, 2012|DAILY BEAST
Le Conseil communique sans dlai aux Puissances contractantes les rglements adopts par lui.
The losses in men are immense; only the journals would get a communique, or worse, if they ventured to say so in France.Under Two Flags|Ouida [Louise de la Ramee]
In the morning, before I'm supposed to be up, I'll issue a communique from—any old place; or tell 'em face to face.The Wrong Twin|Harry Leon Wilson
Le Bureau communique sans dlai chaque arbitre le compromis et les noms des autres Membres du Tribunal.
On the second day after the arrival of the communique, Malloy made his decision.In Case of Fire|Gordon Randall Garrett
British Dictionary definitions for communique
Word Origin for communiqué
Word Origin and History for communique
1852, from French communiqué, originally past participle of communiquer "to communicate" (14c.), from Latin communicare "impart, inform" (see communication). Originally the heading of official statements from the French government. Better, if it must be used in English, to print it with the accent.