- v call attention to
- v make publicity for; try to sell (a product)
- s called to public attention
these advertised products
- No lucid observer ever thought that would really happen, but what they did expect was that the LHC would operate as advertised, recreating conditions not seen since instants after .
- No less a luminary than presidential hopeful Mike Huckabee is advertised to appear on the show for six days straight to discuss "character in the Bible.
- SHAIGAN AFP Getty The second phase plays out in a boycott of goods advertised on state-controlled television.
- John Murtha in FOXNews
The war in Iraq is not going as advertised. It is a flawed policy wrapped in illusion,Murtha said.
- Barack Obama in SanFranciscoSentinel.com
Furthermore, Obama argued that "the difference between Ahmadinejad and Mousavi, in terms of their actual policies, may not be as great as has been advertised."
- Clarence Thomas in San Francisco Chronicle
The alleged misrepresentation here - that 'light' and 'low-tar' cigarettes are not as healthy as advertised - is actionable only because of the effect that smoking light and low-tar cigarettes had on respondents' health,Thomas said.