ALL meanings of advert

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  • countable noun advert An advert is an announcement in a newspaper, on television, or on a poster about something such as a product, event, or job. 3
  • countable noun advert If you say that an example of something is an advert for that thing in general, you mean that it shows how good that thing is. 3
  • noun plural advert You can use the adverts to refer to the interval in a commercial television programme, or between programmes, during which advertisements are shown. 3
  • verb advert to draw attention (to); refer (to) 3
  • abbreviation ADVERT advertisement 3
  • intransitive verb advert to call attention or turn one's attention (to); refer or allude 3
  • noun advert An advertisement. 1
  • verb without object advert to remark or comment; refer (usually followed by to): He adverted briefly to the news of the day. 1
  • verb without object advert to turn the attention (usually followed by to): The committee adverted to the business at hand. 1
  • abbreviation ADVERT advertisement. 1
  • noun advert advertisement, commercial 1
  • noun advert (Informal) (Britain) An advertisement, an ad. 0
  • verb advert To turn attention. 0
  • verb advert To call attention, refer; construed with to. 0
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