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advertisement

ad·ver·tise·ment

advertisement

pronunciation:
aed vr taIz mnt
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part of speech: noun
definition: a public notice that tells people about things to buy or things that are happening.
Their advertisement claims that their soap cleans better than before.Did you see the advertisement in the newspaper for the new movie?
 
synonyms:
ad
similar words:
announcement, circular, commercial, display, notice, plug, promotion
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broader category that includes advertising
similar to advertising
some actions associated with advertising
some kinds of advertisements
some parts of advertisements
some people associated with advertising
some places for advertising
some subjects of advertisements
Word Parts
The word advertisement contains the following parts:
-ment Latin noun-forming suffix that means act, process, or instance of
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The suffix -ment attaches to Latin verb roots (e.g., doc, reg, sed) or to English verbs of Latin origin to form nouns.