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"publicize" in British English

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publicizeverb [T]

(UK usually publicise) uk   us   /ˈpʌb.lɪ.saɪz/
to make ​information about something ​generallyavailable: Attitudes ​seem to be ​changing as a ​result of ​recent highly publicized cases of ​sexualharassment. The ​event was well publicized all over ​town. The ​work of the ​charity has been widely publicized ​throughout the ​media.
(Definition of publicize from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"publicize" in American English

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publicizeverb [T]

 us   /ˈpʌb·ləˌsɑɪz/
to make ​informationavailable about someone or something: Luna has ​helped publicize the ​problem of ​homelessness.
(Definition of publicize from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"publicize" in Business English

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publicizeverb [T]

uk   us   /ˈpʌblɪsaɪz/ MARKETING
to ​attract the public's ​attention to something by ​providinginformation about it: The ​constructioncompanylaunched an ​advertising and ​internetcampaign to publicize the ​affordable homes ​scheme.highly/much/widely publicized The ​former Hollywood ​star was acquitted during a ​highly publicized and controversial ​trial.
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(Definition of publicize from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “publicize”
in Chinese (Simplified) 公布, 宣传…
in Turkish tanıtmak, reklamını yapmak…
in Russian рекламировать, оповещать…
in Chinese (Traditional) 公佈, 宣傳…
in Polish reklamować…
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