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advertising

noun ad·ver·tis·ing

Simple Definition of advertising

  • : published or broadcast advertisements

  • : the business of creating advertisements

Full Definition of advertising

  1. 1 :  the action of calling something to the attention of the public especially by paid announcements

  2. 2 :  advertisements <the magazine contains much advertising>

  3. 3 :  the business of preparing advertisements for publication or broadcast

Examples of advertising

  1. These is a lot of advertising in that magazine.

  2. He is looking for a job in advertising.



1751

First Known Use of advertising

1751



ADVERTISING Defined for Kids

advertising

noun ad·ver·tis·ing \ˈad-vər-ˌtī-ziŋ\

Definition of advertising

  1. 1 :  speech, writing, pictures, or films meant to persuade people to buy something

  2. 2 :  the business of preparing advertisements





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