Synonyms of publicity
1 advertisingDictionary • Much advance publicity was given to the talks.
advertising • money from advertising and sponsorship
press • the bad press that career women get in this country
promotion • The company spent a lot of money on advertising and promotion.
hype • There was a lot of hype before the film came out.
build-up • the build-up for the film
plug (informal) • The show was little more than a plug for her new film.
puff • an elaborate puff for his magazine
ballyhoo (informal) • a big ballyhoo in the press
2 attentionDictionary • The case has generated enormous publicity.
exposure • The candidates have been getting a lot of exposure on TV.
fame • At the height of his fame, his every word was valued.
celebrity • She has finally achieved celebrity after 25 years as an actress.
limelight • He has been thrust into the limelight with a high-profile job.
renown • She used to be a singer of some renown.
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advertisingAdvertising is the activity of creating advertisements and making sure people see them.
• money from advertising and sponsorship
• a big ballyhoo in the press
• the build-up for the film
Thesaurus for publicity from the Collins English Thesaurus
the technique or process of attracting public attention to people, products, etc, as by the use of the mass media