the act or practice of calling public attention to one’s product, service, need, etc., especially by paid announcements in newspapers and magazines, over radio or television, on billboards, etc.:
to get more customers by advertising.
paid announcements; advertisements.
the profession of planning, designing, and writing advertisements.
the promotion of goods or services for sale through impersonal media, such as radio or television
the business that specializes in creating such publicity
advertisements collectively; publicity
noun (social welfare, esp in the US) 1. the practice of having mentally handicapped people speak for themselves and control their own affairs, rather than having nonhandicapped people automatically assume responsibility for them See also normalization (as modifier): a self-advocacy group 2. the act or condition of representing oneself, either generally in society or in […]
noun 1. the act or an instance of affirming; state of being affirmed. 2. the assertion that something exists or is true. 3. something that is affirmed; a statement or proposition that is declared to be true. 4. confirmation or ratification of the truth or validity of a prior judgment, decision, etc. 5. Law. a […]
verb (used with object) 1. to distress with mental or bodily pain; trouble greatly or grievously: to be afflicted with arthritis. 2. Obsolete. to overthrow; defeat. to humble. verb 1. (transitive) to cause suffering or unhappiness to; distress greatly
[self-uh-gran-diz-muh nt, self-] /ˈsɛlf əˈgræn dɪz mənt, ˌsɛlf-/ noun 1. increase of one’s own power, wealth, etc., usually aggressively. self-aggrandizement noun 1. the act of increasing one’s own power, importance, etc, esp in an aggressive or ruthless manner