Translation of Tannoy in Spanish:


sistema de megafonía, n.

Pronunciation /ˈtænɔɪ//ˈtanɔɪ/



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    sistema de megafonía masculine
    to announce sth over / on the Tannoy anunciar algo por los altavoces
    • ‘This is your captain speaking,’ said a disembodied voice over the tannoy.
    • A message comes over the tannoy, ‘There are no southbound services on the tube line at the moment’.
    • Even festive songs are being played over the tannoy.
    • But when we got off the plane at Heathrow on our way home we heard our names being called over the tannoy.
    • The train driver explained the situation over the tannoy, adding that it might be some consolation to us to know that the safety equipment works.