un·​ad·​ver·​tised | \ ˌən-ˈad-vər-ˌtīzd How to pronounce unadvertised (audio) \

Definition of unadvertised

: not publically announced or made known in an advertisement : not advertised unadvertised discounts The concert sold out despite being unadvertised.

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There, Long Island Catholic Supply was running a small, unadvertised sale on Christmas ornaments. Jamie Lauren Keiles, Vox, "The bleak hope of the day-after-Christmas sale," 27 Dec. 2018 While a frontline customer service rep is rarely authorized to negotiate bills or offer unadvertised promotions, a customer retention rep can cut deals to keep you a customer. Popular Mechanics, "How to Call Customer Service and Get What You Want," 8 July 2016 Some even consider the ability to exercise this power to be one of the unadvertised perks their managerial promotion secured for them. Anchorage Daily News, "My insecure supervisor controls my future," 28 Jan. 2018 His original bill did not cover unadvertised sales that might happen, for example, between neighbors or friends. Jonathan Tamari, Philly.com, "Gun safety groups now oppose Pat Toomey's landmark background check bill, urge stronger measure," 5 Oct. 2017 As a businessman, Trump must know as well as anybody how quickly consumers can desert an unadvertised brand. Michael Hiltzik, chicagotribune.com, "Slashing advertising and outreach funds, Trump takes his sabotage of Obamacare to a new level," 1 Sep. 2017 In fact, though, #War is a catchall phrase around Breitbart's nondescript and unadvertised headquarters in West Los Angeles. Paul Bond, The Hollywood Reporter, "Steve Bannon Returns to Breitbart: "Trump Presidency That We Fought For, and Won, Is Over"," 18 Aug. 2017 Harry Campbell, aka The Ride Share Guy, points out an unadvertised perk: these credits can be applied to Uber’s food-delivery service, UberEats, as well. Zach Everson, CNT, "Secret Rewards Programs of the Sharing Economy," 10 July 2017 Follow Airfarewatchdog on Twitter @airfarewatchdog for late-breaking unadvertised airfare sales and air travel advice. George Hobica, Fox News, "8 Questions You'd Love to Ask an Airline Gate Agent," 6 Nov. 2011

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First Known Use of unadvertised

1864, in the meaning defined above

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