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beating the drum (for)

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present participle of beat the drum (for)

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to provide publicity for
  • Customers began beating the drum for for the new restaurant and it soon became a huge success.

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“Beating the drum (for).” The Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/beating%20the%20drum%20%28for%29. Accessed 20 January 2020.

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