Meaning of PUBLICITY in English

[pub.lic.i.ty] n (1791) 1: the quality or state of being public

2. a: an act or device designed to attract public interest; specif: information with news value issued as a means of gaining public attention or support b: the dissemination of information or promotional material c: paid advertising d: public attention or acclaim

Merriam-Webster English vocab.      Английский словарь Merriam Webster.