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Etymology

Middle English adverten, from Old French advertir "to notice", from [[w:Template:lang:la language|Template:lang:la]][[Category:Template:lang:la derivations]] advertere "to turn toward". See adverse.

Noun

Singular
advert

Plural
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  1. (UK, informal) An advertisement, an ad.

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Verb

Infinitive
to advert

Third person singular
-

Simple past
-

Past participle
-

Present participle
-

to advert (third-person singular simple present -, present participle -, simple past and past participle -)
  1. To turn attention.
  2. To call attention, refer; construed with to.
    He adverted to the problem in the opening paragraph.
    • 2007 September 9, the Vatican (trans.), Pope Benedict XVI (speaker), speaking in German at St. Stephen's Cathedral, Austria,
      At a time when creation seems to be endangered in so many ways through human activity, we should consciously advert to this dimension of Sunday, too.

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