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promotion

pro·mo·tion

promotion

 
pronunciation:
pr mo shn
part of speech: noun
definition 1: a raise to a higher rank or position.
synonyms:
advance, advancement, preferment
antonyms:
demotion
similar words:
accession, ascent, elevation, progress, raise, rise
definition 2: active support or encouragement.
synonyms:
encouragement, furtherance
similar words:
advancement, advocacy, assistance, backing, boosting, help, support
definition 3: the act of promoting or the state of being promoted.
similar words:
advance
definition 4: materials or methods used for advertising; publicity.
synonyms:
advertisement, publicity
similar words:
backing, hype, publication
derivations: promotional (adj.), promotionally (adv.)