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promotion

Pronunciation: /prəˈməʊʃən/

Translation of promotion in Spanish:

noun/nombre

  • 1 u and c 1.1 (advancement in rank) ascenso (masculine); (of officer, public employee) ascenso (masculine), promoción (feminine) she got o was given promotion la ascendieron, le dieron un ascenso (before noun/delante del nombre) promotion prospects perspectivas (feminine plural) de ascenso 1.2 [Sport/Deporte] ascenso (masculine), promoción (feminine)
    Example sentences
    • The two youngsters will trade leather in a boxing promotion featuring seven other bouts on the undercard.
    • At first, it was dodgy boxing promotions in his native Gold Coast, Queensland.
    • Factually, I would like to point out to you that there are more boxing promotions staged at York Hall than there have ever been in the last 30 years.
  • 2 uncountable/no numerable 2.1 (of research, peace, trade) promoción (feminine), fomento (masculine) 2.2 (advocacy) promoción (feminine)
    Example sentences
    • As health educators, students went into the community to teach and encourage health promotion and disease prevention.
    • Although health promotion is supported by more evidence of effectiveness than is often thought, much remains poorly evaluated and is often highly dependent on context.
    • Physical activity plays a pivotal role in health promotion and disease prevention.
  • 3 3.1 uncountable/no numerable (publicity) promoción (feminine), publicidad (feminine), propaganda (feminine) (before noun/delante del nombre) promotion drive campaña (feminine) de promoción 3.2 countable/numerable (campaign) promoción (feminine), campaña (feminine) publicitaria or de promoción
    Example sentences
    • Advertising campaigns and promotions for alcoholic drinks which target young people are also under review.
    • Despite the deluge of World Cup promotions and advertising campaigns, Walkers' heavy spending and football tie-ins appear to have cut through the advertising clutter.
    • Major corporations want a part of him and are queueing up for him to front their campaigns, promotions and advertisements.
    Example sentences
    • As Simmons has put it, in a general sense everything that is done to sell a product is sales promotion.
    • The telecoms advertising market is crowded and the mobile operator felt it needed to expand in terms of brand awareness and promotion of its productions.
    • Solid waste management, infrastructure building and public awareness promotion will be carried out under the $154,000 project.

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