[puhb-luh-sahyz] /ˈpʌb ləˌsaɪz/
verb (used with object), publicized, publicizing.
to give to; bring to notice; advertise:
They publicized the meeting as best they could.
(transitive) to bring to public notice; advertise
1902; see public (adj.) + -ize. Related: Publicized; publicizing.
[pur-chuh s] /ˈpɜr tʃəs/ verb (used with object), purchased, purchasing. 1. to acquire by the payment of money or its equivalent; buy. 2. to acquire by effort, sacrifice, flattery, etc. 3. to influence by a bribe. 4. to be sufficient to buy: Twenty dollars purchases a subscription. 5. Law. to acquire (land or other property) […]
[oh-ver-kwol-uh-fahyd] /ˈoʊ vərˈkwɒl əˌfaɪd/ adjective 1. having more education, training, or experience than is required for a job or position. /ˌəʊvəˈkwɒlɪˌfaɪd/ adjective 1. having more managerial experience or academic qualifications than required for a particular job
[kwol-uh-fahy] /ˈkwɒl əˌfaɪ/ verb (used with object), qualified, qualifying. 1. to provide with proper or necessary skills, knowledge, credentials, etc.; make competent: to qualify oneself for a job. 2. to modify or limit in some way; make less strong or positive: to qualify an endorsement. 3. Grammar. to modify. 4. to make less violent, severe, […]
[oh-ver-kwik] /ˈoʊ vərˈkwɪk/ adjective 1. too : Let’s not be overquick to criticize.
[oh-ver-reyk] /ˌoʊ vərˈreɪk/ verb (used with object), overraked, overraking. Nautical. 1. (of water) to break over the bow of (a ship) in a solid mass.