Jefferson may have promoted “all men are created” on paper, but no one is ever going to forget about the half thousand slaves.
Two years later, Ghesquière was promoted to creative director and the renaissance began.
She promoted her plan to have all Americans pay some federal taxes.
CAN promoted his story to raise funds and to gain media exposure.
He was promoted and transferred to ICE headquarters in Washington a year after the special investigation wrapped up.
In three nights he promoted the Count of Vendome from a fresh acquaintance to a schoolmate, and then brother-in-law.
In October, 1858, I was promoted to the rank of lance-corporal.
Mr. Hill also promoted a subscription to a volume of his Miscellanies, and furnished part of the poems of which it was composed.
Joseph Reed succeeded Gates as adjutant-general after Gates was promoted.
In 1872 he was promoted commander at what was an exceptionally early age, but he died on the 17th of December 1874 of brain fever.
late 14c., "to advance (someone) to a higher grade or office," from Old French promoter and directly from Latin promotus, past participle of promovere "move forward, advance; cause to advance, push onward; bring to light, reveal," from pro- "forward" (see pro-) + movere "to move" (see move (v.)). General sense of "to further the growth or progress of (anything)" is from 1510s. Related: Promoted; promoting.