Definition of tele-ad in English:



  • An advertisement placed in a newspaper or magazine by telephone.

    • ‘Going by the countless tele-ads that puncture them, it does not need any extraordinary wisdom to perceive that they lure the youth into conspicuous consumption.’
    • ‘But a tele-ad girl checked with the race secretary and learned that the event will definitely go ahead this Saturday.’
    • ‘June had worked in the advertising department at the newspaper for more than 40 years, working in the reception and tele-ads before becoming tele-ads supervisor.’
    • ‘This ‘word-of-mouth’ advertising is what the big TV advertisers most fear: your product endorsement to your friends actually carries much more clout than an expensive tele-ad.’