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Meaning of “leaflet” in the English Dictionary

"leaflet" in British English

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leafletnoun [C]

uk   us   /ˈliː.flət/
B2 a ​piece of ​paper that gives you ​information or ​advertises something: Demonstrators ​handed out leaflets to passers-by. A leaflet about the new ​busservices came through the ​door today.

leafletverb [I or T]

uk   us   /ˈliː.flət/ (-t- or UK also -tt-)
to give out leaflets to ​people: They leafleted the ​area two ​weeks before the ​event.
(Definition of leaflet from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"leaflet" in American English

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leafletnoun [C]

 us   /ˈlif·lɪt/
a ​piece of ​paper, or several ​pieces of ​paperfolded together, that gives ​information or ​advertises something: They were ​handing out leaflets ​outside the ​supermarket about the ​schoolboardelection.
(Definition of leaflet from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"leaflet" in Business English

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leafletnoun [C]

uk   us   /ˈliːflət/ MARKETING
a ​piece of ​paper, or several ​pieces of ​paperfolded together, that gives ​information or ​advertises something: distribute/hand out leaflets Staff ​stood outside the ​supermarket handing out leaflets ​advertising the ​promotion. an explanatory/​information leaflet

leafletverb [I or T]

uk   us   /ˈliːflət/ MARKETING
to ​distribute leaflets to ​people, especially in a ​publicplace: They leafleted the ​area two weeks before the ​event.
(Definition of leaflet from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “leaflet”
in Arabic نَشْرة…
in Korean 전단지…
in Portuguese folheto…
in Catalan fullet, prospecte…
in Japanese リーフレット…
in Chinese (Simplified) 传单,活页, (单页)广告…
in Turkish kitapçık, broşür…
in Russian листовка, брошюра…
in Chinese (Traditional) 傳單,活頁, (單頁)廣告…
in Italian depliant, manifestino, volantino…
in Polish ulotka…
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