- simple past tense and past participle of advertise
- The definition of advertised is to have encouraged people to buy something by pointing out its positive qualities/aspects through the use of the media.
An example of advertised is when a household cleaner has been shown in TV commercials, elaborating on its amazing ability to make cleaning a snap.
- Advertised is defined as to have sought out a person, place, or thing.
An example of advertised is when a couple found their nanny by putting an ad in the paper.
- Advertised means to have made something known to the public, usually through some type of paid media.
An example of advertised is when a political candidate made themselves known to the public by having done interviews and commercials on the radio.
- Hares, too, are dyed a sable colour and advertised as sable.
- It is wonderful with what elaborateness this simple fact is advertised--this piscine murder will out--and from my distant perch I distinguish the circling undulations when they are half a dozen rods in diameter.
- The first two volumes of Tristram Shandy were issued at York in 1759 and advertised in London on the 1st of January 1760, and at once made a sensation.
- The box, advertised as containing Ouray, Colorado correspondence from the last century and "other items of local interest," was offered via the Internet at three hundred dollars.
- The second edition in English appeared at Edinburgh in 1611, and in the preface to it Napier states he intended to have published an edition in Latin soon after the original publication in 1593, but that, as the work had now been made public by the French and Dutch translations, besides the English editions, and as he was "advertised that our papistical adversaries wer to write larglie against the said editions that are alreadie set out," he defers the Latin edition "till having first seene the adversaries objections, I may insert in the Latin edition an apologie of that which is rightly done, and an amends of whatsoever is amisse."