advertize

verb
1. call attention to
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Please don't advertise the fact that he has AIDS

Syn: ↑advertise, ↑publicize, ↑publicise
Derivationally related forms: ↑publicist (for: ↑publicise), ↑publiciser (for: ↑publicise), ↑publicist (for: ↑publicize), ↑publicizer (for: ↑publicize), ↑publicizing (for: ↑publicize)
Hypernyms: ↑announce, ↑denote
Hyponyms: ↑headline, ↑ballyhoo
Verb Frames:
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Somebody ——s something

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Something ——s something

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Somebody ——s that CLAUSE

(for: ↑publicize)
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Somebody ——s that CLAUSE

(for: ↑advertise)
2. make publicity for; try to sell (a product)
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The salesman is aggressively pushing the new computer model

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The company is heavily advertizing their new laptops

Syn: ↑advertise, ↑promote, ↑push
Derivationally related forms:
Hypernyms: ↑praise
Hyponyms:
propagandize, ↑propagandise, ↑plug, ↑bill, ↑crusade, ↑fight, ↑press, ↑campaign, ↑push, ↑agitate
Verb Group: ↑crusade, ↑fight, ↑press, ↑campaign, ↑push, ↑agitate
Verb Frames:
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Somebody ——s something

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Something ——s something

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Sam and Sue advertize the movie

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verb

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advertizable /ad"veuhr tuy'zeuh beuhl, ad'veuhr tuy"-/, adj.advertizer, n.
/ad"veuhr tuyz', ad'veuhr tuyz"/, v.t., v.i., advertized, advertizing.
advertise.

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • advertize — v. same as {advertise}. [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • advertize — (Amer.) v. publicize, promote, draw attention to (generally in order to sell goods or services); publicly announce; give notice, inform; (in Poker card game) bluff in order to make the bluff apparent (also advertise) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • advertize — advertizable /ad veuhr tuy zeuh beuhl, ad veuhr tuy /, adj. advertizer, n. /ad veuhr tuyz , ad veuhr tuyz /, v.t., v.i., advertized, advertizing. advertise. * * * …   Universalium

  • advertize — ad·ver·tize …   English syllables

  • advertized — advertize (Amer.) v. publicize, promote, draw attention to (generally in order to sell goods or services); publicly announce; give notice, inform; (in Poker card game) bluff in order to make the bluff apparent (also advertise) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • advertizes — advertize (Amer.) v. publicize, promote, draw attention to (generally in order to sell goods or services); publicly announce; give notice, inform; (in Poker card game) bluff in order to make the bluff apparent (also advertise) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • Virtua Fighter — Североамериканская обложка игры для Sega Saturn. Разработчики Sega AM2 Sega …   Википедия

  • ballyhoo — al ly*hoo v. t. [imp. & p. p. {ballyhooed}; p. pr. & vb. n. {ballyhooing}.] to advertize or publicize noisily or blatantly. [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • ballyhooed — ballyhoo al ly*hoo v. t. [imp. & p. p. {ballyhooed}; p. pr. & vb. n. {ballyhooing}.] to advertize or publicize noisily or blatantly. [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • ballyhooing — ballyhoo al ly*hoo v. t. [imp. & p. p. {ballyhooed}; p. pr. & vb. n. {ballyhooing}.] to advertize or publicize noisily or blatantly. [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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