self-advertisement

noun
self-ad·​ver·​tise·​ment | \ ˌself-ˌad-vər-ˈtīz-mənt How to pronounce self-advertisement (audio) ; -əd-ˈvər-təz-mənt, -tə-smənt \
plural self-advertisements

Definition of self-advertisement

: the act of advertising and promoting oneself : self-promotion was only interested in self-advertisement … nearly as frank in his confessions as he was exuberant in his self-advertisements— Adam Begley

First Known Use of self-advertisement

1837, in the meaning defined above

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“Self-advertisement.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/self-advertisement. Accessed 22 Sep. 2020.

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