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infomercial

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noun in·fo·mer·cial \ˈin-(ˌ)fō-ˌmər-shəl, -fə-\

Simple Definition of infomercial

  • : a television program that is a long advertisement and that usually includes people talking about and using the product that is being sold

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of infomercial

  1. :  a television program that is an extended advertisement often including a discussion or demonstration

Origin and Etymology of infomercial

information + 2commercial


First Known Use: 1981

Rhymes with infomercial



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