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1. promote

verb. ['prəˈmoʊt'] contribute to the progress or growth of.

Synonyms

  • advance
  • further
  • forward
  • help
  • feed
  • connive at
  • support
  • wink at
  • encourage
  • back up
  • boost
  • spur
  • contribute
  • lead
  • carry
  • conduce

Antonyms

  • disapproval
  • descent
  • downgrade
  • hardware

Etymology

  • promotus (Latin)

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Words that Rhyme with Promote

  • 'single-quote
  • 'end-inner-quote
  • "end-of-quote
  • "double-quote
  • banxquote
  • "close-quote
  • underwrote
  • terre-haute
  • misquote
  • 'inner-quote
  • 'end-quote
  • "end-quote
  • unquote
  • "unquote
  • overwrote
  • vannote
  • uncoat
  • sproat
  • rewrote
  • remote
  • outvote
  • hinote
  • ducote
  • devote
  • denote
  • demote
  • connote
  • chipote
  • capote
  • bacote

Example sentences of the word promote


1. Verb, base form
Follow up on your submission and be prepared to promote your work if accepted.

2. Verb, non-3rd person singular present
How you promote your business will depend a great deal on what type of virtual business you are running.

3. Noun, singular or mass
It's been shown to improve tendon strength and promote wound healing.

Quotes containing the word promote


1. I have learned from my experiences in this industry that there is absolutely no way to control people's opinions on your performance in your movie. You go out there, promote your film and hope people like the work you did.
- Leonardo DiCaprio

2. I say if you fight terrorism, it's based in fear, but if you promote peace, it's based on hope.
- Greg Mortenson

3. What can you do to promote world peace? Go home and love your family.
- Mother Teresa

2. promote

verb. ['prəˈmoʊt'] give a promotion to or assign to a higher position.

Synonyms

  • ennoble
  • tenure
  • gentle
  • spot promote
  • entitle
  • prefer
  • kick upstairs
  • favor
  • upgrade
  • elevate
  • designate
  • bring up
  • delegate
  • brevet
  • raise
  • depute
  • favour
  • advance

Antonyms

  • loud
  • disadvantage
  • dislike
  • forbid

Etymology

  • promotus (Latin)

3. promote

verb. ['prəˈmoʊt'] make publicity for; try to sell (a product).

Synonyms

  • advertise
  • agitate
  • propagandize
  • praise
  • advertize
  • crusade
  • propagandise
  • bill
  • campaign
  • fight
  • plug
  • press

Antonyms

  • forfeit
  • dishonor
  • agitate
  • lowborn

Etymology

  • promotus (Latin)

4. promote

verb. ['prəˈmoʊt'] be changed for a superior chess or checker piece.

Synonyms

  • change

Antonyms

  • steep
  • unkind

Etymology

  • promotus (Latin)

5. promote

verb. ['prəˈmoʊt'] change a pawn for a better piece by advancing it to the eighth row, or change a checker piece for a more valuable piece by moving it to the row closest to your opponent.

Synonyms

  • play

Antonyms

  • wild
  • intense

Etymology

  • promotus (Latin)
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