Business needs to advertise, and the Web alone is not enough in some display categories.
Tom Grabe says that “most of the top dogs” advertise with the Chronicle, but not necessarily all of them.
It was an excellent, pointed answer that even managed to advertise her movie.
Instead, we offer them the opportunity to advertise their restaurant in a "sponsored" email blast.
“At the beginning, no one would be brave enough to advertise with us,” Sowore said.
To advertise goods is to cause the public to turn their attention to them.
"I allowed we'd better, advertise in the papers," remarked Hill.
It was a stroke of genius to advertise my discovery in the papers.
Nobody will ever be the wiser for this; we do not advertise our affairs in the Department.
advertise your list, and do not for a moment think that great literature, because it is great, needs no advertising.
early 15c., "to take notice of," from Middle French advertiss-, present participle stem of a(d)vertir "to warn" (12c.), from Latin advertere "turn toward," from ad- "toward" (see ad-) + vertere "to turn" (see versus).
Sense shifted to "to give notice to others, warn" (late 15c.) by influence of advertisement; specific meaning "to call attention to goods for sale, rewards, etc." had emerged by late 18c. Original meaning remains in the verb advert "to give attention to." Related: Advertised; advertising.