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"advertising" in British English

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advertisingnoun [U]

uk   /ˈæd.və.taɪ.zɪŋ/  us   /-vɚ-/
B2 the ​business of ​trying to ​persuadepeople to ​buyproducts or ​services: Fiona ​works in advertising. the advertising ​industry

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(Definition of advertising from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"advertising" in American English

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advertisingnoun [U]

 us   /ˈæd·vərˌtɑɪ·zɪŋ/
a ​business that makes things ​knowngenerally or in ​public, esp. in ​order to ​sell them: an advertising ​campaign She ​works in advertising.
(Definition of advertising from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"advertising" in Business English

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advertisingnoun [U]

uk   us   /ˈædvətaɪzɪŋ/ MARKETING
the ​activity of making ​products or ​services known about and persuading ​people to ​buy them: TV/online/radio advertising Understand how ​effectiveonline advertising is and how different ​usersreact to different kinds of ​adverts.cigarette/tobacco/alcohol, etc. advertising They want to ​ban tobacco advertising on ​billboards. Around half of its $2.6m ​revenues last ​year came from advertising. The ​company has also ​halved its advertising ​budget, the simplest and easiest ​cost to ​cut. advertising ​costs/​revenue an advertising ​strategy
the ​industry involved with making ​products or ​services known about and persuading ​people to ​buy them: She works in advertising.the advertising business/industry/sector Marketing on ​socialnetworkingsites is a fast-growing ​part of the ​online advertising ​business. an advertising ​executive/​manager an advertising ​company/​group
(Definition of advertising from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “advertising”
in Arabic الدعاية والإعلان…
in Korean 광고업…
in Portuguese publicidade…
in Catalan publicitat…
in Japanese 広告業(界)…
in Chinese (Simplified) 广告(业)…
in Turkish reklam yapma, duyurma, ilan etme…
in Russian рекламный бизнес…
in Chinese (Traditional) 廣告(業)…
in Italian pubblicità…
in Polish reklama…
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