adman

[ ad-man, -muh n ]
/ ˈædˌmæn, -mən /
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noun, plural ad·men [ad-men, -muh n] /ˈædˌmɛn, -mən/.

Also called advertising man. one whose profession is writing, designing, or selling advertisements.
a printer or compositor who specializes in setting advertisements.

Nearby words

  1. adler, felix,
  2. adler, larry,
  3. adlerian,
  4. adm.,
  5. admah,
  6. admass,
  7. admeasure,
  8. admeasurement,
  9. admete,
  10. admetus

Origin of adman

1905–10; ad1 + man1 or -man

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British Dictionary definitions for admen

adman

/ (ˈædˌmæn, -mən) /

noun plural -men

informal a person who works in advertising
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