Definition of adman
: a person who writes, solicits, or places advertisements
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The film starred Cary Grant as a New York adman accidentally ensnared in an international spy ring.
Founded in 1993 by a former British adman, the firm has worked for companies and candidates around the world, as well as for government and military clients.
The Wachowskis, who wrote and produced the film, and adman Jim McTeigue, who directs, throw all kinds of icons and chewy concepts into their pot.
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Definition of adman for English Language Learners
: a man who writes or sells advertisements
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