Definition of advertisement
- a full-page advertisement for the movie
- a TV advertisement
- The company has spent a lot of money on advertisement.
The advertisement will appear in three magazines.
He learned about the job from an advertisement in the newspaper.
The company has spent a lot of money on advertisement.
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: something (such as a short film or a written notice) that is shown or presented to the public to help sell a product or to make an announcement
: a person or thing that shows how good or effective something is
: the act or process of advertising
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to lessen the seriousness or strength of
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