Definition of advertising in English:


Syllabification: ad·ver·tis·ing
Pronunciation: /ˈadvərˌtīziNG


  • The activity or profession of producing advertisements for commercial products or services: movie audiences are receptive to advertising [as modifier]: an advertising agency
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    • The problem is, getting a search engine to hand over a record of your advertising activity is no easy feat.
    • You are creatively inclined this week and will make gains through teaching, literary activity, journalism or advertising.
    • WPP, the world's biggest advertising agency, reports interim numbers on Tuesday.

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