Translation of "advertisement" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary


noun [ C ] uk us /ədˈvɜː.tɪs.mənt/ US  /ˈæd.vɝː.taɪz.mənt/

(informal ad, UK also informal advert) a picture, short film, song, etc. which tries to persuade people to buy a product or service

a television/newspaper advertisement for a new car 为一款新车做的电视/报纸广告
She scanned the job/property advertisements in the paper. 她浏览了一下报纸的招聘/房地产广告。
be an advertisement for sth

If you are an advertisement for something, you show its good effects

I'm afraid I'm not a very good advertisement for the diet since I've actually put on weight! 恐怕我不是这套减肥饮食计划的活广告,因为我的体重实际上是增加了!

(Translation of “advertisement” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)