What does advert mean?

Definitions for advert
ˈæd vərtad·vert

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. ad, advertisement, advertizement, advertising, advertizing, advert(verb)

    a public promotion of some product or service

  2. attend, hang, advert, pay heed, give ear(verb)

    give heed (to)

    "The children in the audience attended the recital quietly"; "She hung on his every word"; "They attended to everything he said"

  3. allude, touch, advert(verb)

    make a more or less disguised reference to

    "He alluded to the problem but did not mention it"

  4. mention, advert, bring up, cite, name, refer(verb)

    make reference to

    "His name was mentioned in connection with the invention"


  1. advert(Noun)

    An advertisement, an ad.

  2. advert(Verb)

    To turn attention.

  3. advert(Verb)

    To call attention, refer; construed with to.

    He adverted to the problem in the opening paragraph.

  4. Origin: adverten, from advertir "to notice", from advertere "to turn toward". See adverse.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Advert(verb)

    to turn the mind or attention; to refer; to take heed or notice; -- with to; as, he adverted to what was said

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Advert

    ad-vėrt′, v.i. to turn the mind to (with to): to refer to: (obs.) to regard or observe.—ns. Advert′ence, Advert′ency, attention to: heedfulness: regard.—adj. Advert′ent, attentive: heedful.—adv. Advert′ently. [O. Fr. avertir, avertiss-ant—L. advertĕread, to, and vertĕre, to turn.]

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  1. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'advert' in Written Corpus Frequency: #3596

How to pronounce advert ?

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How to say advert in sign language?

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of advert in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of advert in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

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