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Promote

Pro`mote´
v. t.1.
[imp. & p. p. Promoted; p. pr. & vb. n. Promoting.]
1.To contribute to the growth, enlargement, or prosperity of (any process or thing that is in course); to forward; to further; to encourage; to advance; to excite; as, to promote learning; to promote disorder; to promote a business venture.
2.To exalt in station, rank, or honor; to elevate; to raise; to prefer; to advance; as, to promote an officer.
I will promote thee unto very great honor.
- Num. xxii. 17.
Exalt her, and she shall promote thee.
- Prov. iv. 18.
v. i.1.To urge on or incite another, as to strife; also, to inform against a person.
Verb1.promote - contribute to the progress or growth of; "I am promoting the use of computers in the classroom"
2.promote - give a promotion to or assign to a higher position; "John was kicked upstairs when a replacement was hired"; "Women tend not to advance in the major law firms"; "I got promoted after many years of hard work"
Antonyms:
demote, kick downstairs, relegate, bump, break - assign to a lower position; reduce in rank; "She was demoted because she always speaks up"; "He was broken down to Sargeant"
3.promote - make publicity for; try to sell (a product); "The salesman is aggressively pushing the new computer model"; "The company is heavily advertizing their new laptops"
4.promote - be changed for a superior chess or checker piece
5.promote - change a pawn for a king by advancing it to the eighth row, or change a checker piece for a more valuable piece by moving it the row closest to your opponent
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