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hype

Pronunciación: /haɪp/

Traducción de hype en español:

noun/nombre

[colloquial/familiar]
  • 1.1 uncountable/no numerable (publicity) despite all the (media) hype, the film was not a success a pesar de todo el despliegue or bombo publicitario, la película no tuvo éxito there's been a lot of hype over o about vitamin pills se han exagerado mucho las virtudes de las vitaminas
    Example sentences
    • From a marketing perspective fan sites and public discussion are a great source of free promotion and hype.
    • Thanks to Caleb for contacting Wrappamania and getting them a promotion with hype.
    • Of course, as with most advance marketing hype, he, or his contact more likely, neglected to mention an important fact.
    1.2 countable/numerable (thing promoted) this play/exhibition is hype of the month in New York este mes en Nueva York no se habla más que de esta obra/exposición

transitive verb/verbo transitivo

  • [colloquial/familiar] promocionar con bombos y platillos or (Spain/España) a bombo y platillo the film was much hyped in advance la película estuvo precedida de una gran campaña publicitaria

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