Definitions and translations for "promote"

Definition of promote

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1. To raise (someone) to a more important, responsible, or remunerative job or rank.
He promoted his clerk to office manager.
Having crossed the chessboard, his pawn was promoted to a queen.
2. To advocate or urge on behalf of (something or someone); to attempt to popularize or sell by means of advertising or publicity.
They promoted the abolition of daylight saving time.
They promoted the new film with giant billboards.
3. To encourage, urge or incite
4. To elevate to the above league.
At the end of the season, three teams are promoted to the Premier League.
5. To increase the activity of a catalyst by changing its surface structure
6. To exchange a pawn for a queen or other piece when it reaches the 8th rank
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English - English - promote

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v. further, advance; advance in rank or position; foster sales through advertising, encourage sales; aid, help, assist; obtain through trickery (Slang)

English - Spanish - promote

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v. promover, ascender, auspiciar, estimular, fomentar, impulsar, promocionar, subir de puesto; hacer campaña publicitaria de

English - French - promote

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v. promouvoir; favoriser; encourager; faciliter; stimuler; servir; assister

English - German - promote

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v. befördern (Stufen, Verkauf); fördern; in Angriff nehmen; voranbringen; einreichen; helfen; vertreten

English - Indonesian - promote

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v. menaikkan, mengangkat, memangkatkan, memajukan, mengembangkan, memperkembangkan, mendukung, menggalakkan, mendorong, menyelenggarakan

English - Italian - promote

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v. promuovere, far avanzare; dare impulso a, farsi promotore di, favorire; (Sport) organizzare; (fam) mandare a regina; (am; Comm) fare pubblicità a, pubblicizzare

English - Polish - promote

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v. awansować, promować, popierać, sprzyjać, reklamować, podżegać, pobudzać do czegoś, lansować, poprzeć

English - Portuguese - promote

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v. promover (cargo, vendas); elevar o cargo ou posição; empreender; estimular (vendas); oferecer, servir; auxiliar

English - Romanian - promote

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v. promova, încuraja, susţine, ajuta, dezvolta, contribui la difuzarea, avansa, înainta

English - Russian - promote

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г. поддерживать; повышать по службе, повышать в чине или звании; способствовать, содействовать распространению; рекламировать; помогать; выдвигать

English - Turkish - promote

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f. yükseltmek, terfi ettirmek, sınıf geçirmek, desteklemek [pol.], kurmak, önayak olmak, düzenlemek, organize etmek

English - Ukrainian - promote

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v. просувати, висувати, сприяти, допомагати, спричиняти, засновувати, роздобувати, винести, підвищувати, рухати, рухатися

English - Dutch - promote

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ww. verwekken, aankweken, bevorderen, begunstigen, promoveren

English - Greek - promote

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ρήμ. προάγω, προβιβάζω, παροτρύνω

English - Arabic - promote

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‏رقى، رفع، شجع، طور، نمى، عضد، قاد حملة، حابى، عزز، أسس، تويج‏

English - Chinese - promote

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(动) 晋升; 促进; 使升级; 发扬

English - Chinese - promote

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(動) 晉升; 促進; 使升級; 發揚

English - Hindi - promote

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v. वृद्धि करना, बढ़ाव देना, ऊंचे पद पर नियुक्त करना, प्रोत्साहित करना, पदोन्नत करना, संस्था स्थापित करना

English - Japanese - promote

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(動) 昇進させる; 促進する; 宣伝販売する

English - Korean - promote

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동. 향상시키다, 발전시키다; 진급시키다, 승진시키다; 광고를 통해 판매를 촉진시키다; 돕다; 사취하다 ( 속어)

English - Vietnamese - promote

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v. thăng chức, thăng cấp, khuyến khích, nâng đở, làm quảng cáo, sáng lập, gây dựng, gây rối loạn, gây sự phản ứng
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Verb forms for promote
Present participle: promoting
Present: promote (3.person: promotes)
Past: promoted
Future: will promote
Present conditional: would promote
Present Perfect: have promoted (3.person: has promoted)
Past Perfect: had promoted
Future Perfect: will have promoted
Past conditional: would have promoted