HyperDic: advert

English > 4 senses of the word advert:
NOUNcommunicationadvert, ad, advertisement, advertizement, advertising, advertizinga public promotion of some product or service
VERBperceptionadvert, attend, hang, pay heed, give eargive heed (to)
communicationadvert, allude, touchmake a more or less disguised reference to
communicationadvert, mention, bring up, cite, name, refermake reference to
English > advert: 4 senses > noun 1, communication
MeaningA public promotion of some product or service.
Synonymsad, advertisement, advertizement, advertising, advertizing
NarroweradvertorialAn advertisement that is written and presented in the style of an editorial or journalistic report
circular, handbill, bill, broadside, broadsheet, flier, flyer, throwawayAn advertisement (usually printed on a page or in a leaflet) intended for wide distribution
commercial, commercial messageA commercially sponsored ad on radio or television
direct mailadvertising sent directly to prospective customers via the mail
mailerAn advertisement that is sent by mail
newspaper ad, newspaper advertisementA printed advertisement that is published in a newspaper
preview, prevue, trailerAn advertisement consisting of short / short scenes from a motion picture that will appear in the near future
teaserAn advertisement that offers something free in order to arouse customers' interest
top billingThe advertisement of a star's name at the top of a theatrical poster
Broaderpromotion, promo, publicity, promotional material, packagingA message issued in behalf of some product or cause or idea or person or institution
Spanishadvertizement, anuncio, anuncio publicitario, aviso, aviso publicitario, publicidad, reclame, reclamo, spot
Catalanadvertizement, anunci, espot, publicitat
English > advert: 4 senses > verb 1, perception
MeaningGive heed (to).
PatternSomebody ----s
Synonymsattend, hang, pay heed, give ear
Narrowerfixatepay attention to exclusively and obsessively
Broaderlistenhear with intention
Spanishadvertir, atender, escuchar atentamente, prestar atención, prestar oído
Adjectivesadvertentgiving attention
Nounsadvertence, advertencythe process of being heedful
English > advert: 4 senses > verb 2, communication
Meaningmake a more or less disguised reference to.
PatternSomebody ----s PP
Synonymsallude, touch
Entailsdenote, referHave as a meaning / meaning
Broaderhint, suggestDrop a hint
Similar torefer, pertain, relate, concern, come to, bear on, touch, touch on, have to do withBe relevant to
Spanishadvertir, aludir, referirse, tocar
Catalanal·ludir, referir-se, tocar
English > advert: 4 senses > verb 3, communication
Meaningmake reference to.
PatternSomebody ----s PP
Synonymsmention, bring up, cite, name, refer
Narrowercommend, remembermention as by way of greeting or to indicate friendship
cross-referrefer from one entry to another, as in catalogues, books, and lists
drag up, dredge upmention something unpleasant from the past
invoke, appealcite as an authority
namedroprefer to people that one assumes one's interlocutors admire in order to try to impress them
quote, citerefer to for illustration or proof
raise, bring upPut forward for consideration or discussion
remembermention favorably, as in prayer
speak of the devilmention someone's name who just then appears
touch onrefer to or discuss briefly
Broaderthink of, have in mind, meanIntend to refer to
Spanishadvertir, aludir, citar, mencionar, mentar, nombrar, referir
Catalanal·ludir, citar, esmentar, mencionar, nomenar, referir

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