advert - Dictionary definition and meaning for word advert

(noun) a public promotion of some product or service
(verb) give heed (to)
Synonyms : attend , give ear , hang , pay heed
Example Sentence
  • The children in the audience attended the recital quietly
  • She hung on his every word
  • They attended to everything he said

(verb) make a more or less disguised reference to
Synonyms : allude , touch
Example Sentence
  • He alluded to the problem but did not mention it

(verb) make reference to
Synonyms : bring up , cite , mention , name , refer
Example Sentence
  • His name was mentioned in connection with the invention

Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for advert

advertise is made from advert
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by friendofafriend

advertisement.. it sounds like that.. so ads refer to a product
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by byreddys

Advert sounds linke Adword and Google adword used for advertisement.
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by shahidsidd

advert: ad[towards] + vert[to turn], so if you turn towards any matter, basically you are 'giving ears/attention' to it.
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by gunjanshah

no need for a mnemonic here as they are the starting letters of the advertisement
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by sharathreddy.chinni

Vert is a Latin root means 'to turn',take for examples the words 'introvert','extrovert','invert'. Now ADVERT consists of AD(advertisement)+VERT(to return),meaning to turn to the advertisement or refer to it (in a conversation)
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by melancholica

you add worth to sth by referring to it.
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by souravkhanna

ADVERT<===> विज्ञापन (pr. \\vijnyapan \\ )[Noun] Example:In market, few products are sold without an advert. ADVERTISE<===> विज्ञापन देना (pr. \\vijnyapan dena \\ )[Verb] Example:All big companies adve
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by tpant

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