One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
1‘an advertisement for toothpaste’
notice, announcement, bulletin
commercial, promotion, blurb, write-up, display
poster, leaflet, pamphlet, flyer, bill, handbill, handout, circular, brochure, sign, placard
North American folder, dodger
informal ad, push, plug, puff, bumf
British informal advert
2‘they showed no desire for advertisement of their intellectual achievements’
publicizing, publicization, advertising, promotion, touting, broadcasting, declaration, notification, promulgation
informal plugging, pushing, puffing
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