- v contribute to the progress or growth of
- v give a promotion to or assign to a higher position
I got promoted after many years of hard work
- v make publicity for; try to sell (a product)
- v be changed for a superior chess or checker piece
- v change a pawn for a better piece by advancing it to the eighth row, or change a checker piece for a more valuable piece by moving it to the row closest to your opponent
- After Israel began its offensive in Gaza 12 days ago, Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan visited Arab leaders in Syria, Egypt, Jordan and Saudi Arabia to promote a cease-fire.
- It can promote the kind of values that will act like antibodies against the virus of evil that exists in too many hearts around the planet.
- How it would work is simple: the feds would supply cash but only to promote federal priorities.
News & Articles
- Aaron Paul, Drake promote EA video games at E3
Aaron Paul, Drake promote EA video games at E3 Associated Press Copyright 2013 Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed. Updated 4:24 pm, Monday, June 10, 2013 The rapper and the "Breaking Bad" co-star appeared on stage Monday at Electronic Arts' E3 presentation to promote games from the video game publisher. Drake hyped ...
June 13, 2013 - seattlepi.com
- Microsft Teams With Best Buy to Promote Windows Computers
Microsoft Corp. (MSFT) is teaming up with Best Buy Co. (BBY) to promote machines with its latest Windows 8 operating system as the software maker and electronics retailer try to combat the worst personal computer slump on record.
June 13, 2013 - Bloomberg
- HP bucks Microsoft, will promote Google Apps to small businesses
Microsoft Office is by far the most comprehensive suite of productivity services around, but what if you own a small business with bare-bones requirements for word processing and spread sheets? AllThingsD reports that HP is teaming up with Google to promote Google Apps as a free alternative for companies that don’t want to pay Microsoft fees to use Office. HP “will package [Google's] management ...
June 13, 2013 - BGR News via Yahoo! News
- Barack Obama in U.S. News & World Report
So long as our relationship is defined by our differences, we will empower those who sow hatred rather than peace, and who promote conflict rather than the cooperation,Obama said during a 54-minute address at the University of Cairo that will...
- Andy Pettitte in BBC News
I accept responsibility for those two days. If what I did was an error in judgment, I apologise,Pettitte said. "I was on the disabled list, and I had heard that human growth hormone could promote faster healing for my elbow. I felt an...
- Ben Bernanke in Boston Globe
Reducing the rate of preventable foreclosures would promote economic stability for households, neighborhoods and the nation as a whole,Bernanke said.