Thesaurus > Related Words: promote

  Words related to promote

Related / Similar Words: advertise, advertize, push, upgrade, advance, kick upstairs, raise, elevate, boost, further, encourage

 

Definition:
  • make publicity for; try to sell (a product); "The salesman is aggressively pushing the new computer model"; "The company is heavily advertizing their new laptops";
  • change a pawn for a king by advancing it to the eighth row, or change a checker piece for a more valuable piece by moving it the row closest to your opponent;
  • be changed for a superior chess or checker piece;
  • give a promotion to or assign to a higher position; "John was kicked upstairs when a replacement was hired"; "Women tend not to advance in the major law firms"; "I got promoted after many years of hard work";
  • contribute to the progress or growth of; "I am promoting the use of computers in the classroom";

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    Hyponyms: propagandize, propagandise, plug, bill, crusade, fight, press, campaign, push, agitate, queen, tenure, bring up, spot promote, ennoble, gentle, entitle, prefer, favor, favour, brevet, connive at, wink at, foster, further, spur, help, carry, feed, contribute, lead, conduce

     

    Grouped Verbs: crusade, fight, press, campaign, push, agitate

     

    Derivational Morphology: promoter, booster, plugger, promotion, publicity, promotional material, packaging, ad, advertisement, advertizement, advertising, advertizing, advert, advertiser, advertizer, adman, publicizing, acme, height, elevation, peak, pinnacle, summit, superlative, top, aggrandizement, aggrandisement, furtherance, advancement, boost, encouragement, supporter, protagonist, champion, admirer, friend, improvement, betterment, advance, forwarding

     

    Anagrams: pro tem

     

    Language Translations:
    Chinese: 增进   Dutch: promotie maken  
    Finnish: ylentää   French: promouvoir  
    German: befördern   Hungarian: elősegíteni  
    Italian: promuovere   Japanese: 増進  
    Korean: 진급시키다   Portuguese: promover  
    Russian: способствовать   Spanish: promover  
    Swedish: befordra  
     
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