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English definition of “classified ad”

classified ad

noun [C]    
a small advertisement that you put in a newspaper if you want to buy or sell somethingAdvertising, marketing and merchandisingRetailingHeadlines and features in newspapers and magazines
(Definition of classified ad noun from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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