Meaning of ADVERTISEMENT in English


/ad'veuhr tuyz"meuhnt, ad verr"tis meuhnt, -tiz-/ , n.

1. a paid announcement, as of goods for sale, in newspapers or magazines, on radio or television, etc.

2. a public notice, esp. in print.

3. the action of making generally known; a calling to the attention of the public: The news of this event will receive wide advertisement.

Also, advertizement .

[ 1425-75; late ME avertissement. See ADVERTISE, -MENT ]

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