What does the word promote mean?

    Part of speech: verb transitive

  • To foster; encourage; advance.

  • Part of speech: verb transitive

  • To raise to greater dignity or honor.

  • Part of speech: noun


  • Part of speech: noun

  • Promotion.

  • Part of speech: adjective


Usage examples for promote

  1. It is my purpose that the mission house shall promote the welfare of the church. – Jerusalem by Selma Lagerlöf
  2. After a while they grew so bad that he could hardly use them; and he had reasons for believing that a person who could dismiss or promote him was getting a big commission on the goods. – Vane of the Timberlands by Harold Bindloss