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Advertise


ADVERTI'SE, verb transitive s as z. [See Advert.]

1. To inform; to give notice, advice or intelligence to, whether of a past or present event, or of something future.

I will advertise thee what this people will do to thy people in the latter day. Numbers 24:14.

I thought to advertise thee, saying; buy it before the inhabitants and elders of my people. Ruth 4:4.

In this sense, it has of before the subject of information; as, to advertise a man of his losses.

2. To publish a notice of; to publish a written or printed account of; as, to advertise goods or a farm.