advert to
index consider, indicate, mention, note (notice), regard (pay attention), specify

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  • advert to — formal refer to. → advert …   English new terms dictionary

  • advert to — 1. Observe, remark, regard, heed, consider, notice, mark, view, give heed to, take notice of, pay attention to, attend to, look to, see to, give heed to, have an eye to, give a thought to, look after. 2. Refer to, allude to, mention, touch upon …   New dictionary of synonyms

  • advert — Ⅰ. advert [1] ► NOUN Brit. informal ▪ an advertisement. Ⅱ. advert [2] ► VERB (advert to) formal ▪ refer to. ORIGIN Latin advertere turn to …   English terms dictionary

  • Advert — Ad*vert , v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Adverted}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Adverting}.] [L. advertere, v. t., to turn to; ad + vertere to turn: cf. F. avertir. See {Advertise}.] To turn the mind or attention; to refer; to take heed or notice; with to; as, he… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • advert — ad|vert1 [ˈædvə:t US ə:rt] n BrE an advertisement advert 2 ad|vert2 [ədˈvə:t US ə:rt] v advert to [advert to sth] phr v [Date: 1400 1500; Origin: Early French advertir, from Latin advertere, from ad to + vertere to turn ] to m …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • advert — I. /ədˈvɜt / (say uhd vert) phrase advert to, 1. to turn one s attention to. 2. to make a remark or remarks about or in relation to; refer to: he adverted briefly to the occurrences of the day. {Latin advertere turn to; replacing Middle English… …   Australian English dictionary

  • advert — I (BE) see advertisement II v. (formal and rare) (d; intr.) ( to refer ) to advert to * * * [ ædvɜːt] (BE) see advertisement (formal and rare) (d; intr.) ( to refer ) to advert to …   Combinatory dictionary

  • advert — 1. noun An advertisement, an ad. 2. verb a) To turn attention. He adverted to the problem in the opening paragraph. b) To call attention, refer; construed w …   Wiktionary

  • advert — advert1 [ advə:t] noun Brit. informal an advertisement. advert2 [əd və:t] verb (advert to) formal refer to. Origin ME: from OFr. avertire, from L. advertere (see adverse) …   English new terms dictionary

  • advert — 1 noun (C) BrE an advertisement 2 verb advert to sth phrasal verb (T) formal to mention something …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

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