"promotional" meaning in All languages combined

Adjective [English]

Forms: more promotional [comparative], most promotional [superlative] IPA: /pɹəˈmoʊʃənəl/ [General-American], /pɹəˈməʊʃənəl/ [Received-Pronunciation] Rhymes: -əʊʃənəl
  1. Of or relating to an advertising promotion; serving to promote a service, institution, business, etc.
  2. Of or relating to promotion to a post of higher status.

Noun [English]

Forms: promotionals [plural] IPA: /pɹəˈmoʊʃənəl/ [General-American], /pɹəˈməʊʃənəl/ [Received-Pronunciation] Rhymes: -əʊʃənəl
  1. An advertising promotion

Inflected forms

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