Definition of Advert in English :

Define Advert in English

Advert meaning in English

Meaning of Advert in English

Pronunciation of Advert in English

Advert pronunciation in English

Pronounce Advert in English


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1. ad, advert, advertisement, advertising, advertizement, advertizing

a public promotion of some product or service


2. advert, attend, give ear, hang, pay heed

give heed (to)

Example Sentences:
'The children in the audience attended the recital quietly'
'She hung on his every word'
'They attended to everything he said'

3. advert, allude, touch

make a more or less disguised reference to

Example Sentences:
'He alluded to the problem but did not mention it'

4. advert, bring up, cite, mention, name, refer

make reference to

Example Sentences:
'His name was mentioned in connection with the invention'

WordNet Lexical Database for English. Princeton University. 2010.


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British informal short for advertisement
(intransitive; foll by to)
to draw attention (to); refer (to)

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Chiefly British
verb intransitive
to call attention or turn one's attention (to); refer or allude

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intr.v. ad·vert·ed, ad·vert·ing, ad·verts
1. To turn attention. Used with to: The board next adverted to compensation issues.
2. To call attention; refer. Used with to: He adverted to the problem in the opening paragraph.
Chiefly British
An advertisement.

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