the gradual addition of advertising to non-traditional places and objects
Ad creep has found its way onto fruit, ATMs, garbage cans, and countless other places.
- Ad damnum
a formal and specific claim by a plaintiff for damages.
- Ad eundem gradum
to, of, or in the same rank or standing: pertaining to a university recognizing the academic credentials of a student transferring from another university by granting the student comparable status.
- Ad extremum
to the extreme; at last; finally. Historical Examples Eum auctorem vocationis su atque conservatorem, ad extremum usque spiritum recognovit. History of the Reformation of the Sixteenth Century, Volume III J. H. Merle D’Aubign Cum diu occulte suspirassent; postea jam gemere, ad extremum vero loqui omnes et clamare cperunt. Dderlein’s Hand-book of Latin Synonymes Ludwig Dderlein
- Ad feminam
appealing to one’s personal considerations or feelings about women, especially one’s prejudices against them. Compare .
- Ad fin.
to, toward, or at the end.