advertise definition

  • verb-transitive:
    • to help make community announcement of, specially to proclaim the qualities or benefits of (a product or business) to be able to increase sales. See Synonyms at announce.
    • which will make known; contact focus on: marketed my purpose to resign.
    • To warn or inform: "This event advertises myself that there is these types of an undeniable fact as death” ( Henry David Thoreau).
    • to offer notice to; to inform or apprise; to inform; which will make understood; thus, to alert; -- often followed by of prior to the topic of information.
    • to offer community notice of; to announce publicly, esp. by a printed notice.
  • verb-intransitive:
    • To phone the attention associated with general public to a product or business.
    • To ask or seek in a public notice, such as a newspaper: advertise for a condo.
  • others:
    • To pay attention to; notice; observe.
    • to see; give notice, guidance, or cleverness to, whether of a past or present occasion, or of some thing future: because, we advertised him of my purpose.
    • to provide information on community concerning; make general public intimation or statement of, by book in periodicals, by imprinted expenses, etc., since anything for sale, lost or discovered, a meeting, an entertainment, and/or love.
    • Synonyms To apprise, inform.
    • which will make known, announce, proclaim, promulgate, publish.
    • To take notice; just take heed; consider.
    • to produce public statement of anything that it really is desired to inform people; announce one's desires or objectives by advertisement: as, to advertise for something which is wanted.
  • verb:
    • call attention to
    • make promotion for; sell (a product)

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