(redirected from promoted)
Also found in: Dictionary, Legal, Acronyms, Idioms.
Graphic Thesaurus  🔍
Display ON
Animation ON
  • verb

Synonyms for promote

Synonyms for promote

to raise in rank

to help bring about

to cause to move forward or upward, as toward a goal

to make known vigorously the positive features of (a product)

to increase or seek to increase the importance or reputation of by favorable publicity

Synonyms for promote

be changed for a superior chess or checker piece

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

References in periodicals archive ?
Carol-Ann Back was promoted to executive director of the firm.
Pare Milazzo has been promoted to senior director of training for Redken and Pureology.
Rudolph (Rudy) Katzenberger was promoted to Senior Accountant.
Janice Shack-Marquez was promoted to deputy associate director.
Promoted to Senior Associate from associate are Peter Boccia, Dominick DeAngelis, Joseph Giovanniello, Moriah Kosch, David Lem, Cecilia Li, Richard Murphy, Michael Ohlausen, Michael Patraulea, and Richard Weed.
Hans Peter Gerhardt was promoted to executive vice president, and as a member of the management board of Cologne Re, he is responsible for the German business unit.
The best physician gets promoted to management where he's saddled with managing a staff of physicians less competent than himself.
At the same time that pageant organizers promoted a positive conception of Chinese American identity to encourage self-pride and cultural awareness, they also consciously promoted an exotic image to fulfill the expectations of white tourists.
Brian Josephs, 44 was promoted to Vice President--Produce/Floral.
Tonda Price was promoted to associate director for Consumer Compliance Supervision.
A police officer admitted to have had a pornographic Web site and was promoted.
Tim McCord, Steve Wilmott and Keith Melson have been promoted to senior vice presidents of Arkansas State Bank in Siloam Springs.
Kevin Frain (New York City Chapter) was promoted to VPF and retains his role as Treasurer of Barnes & Noble.
In addition, three people have been promoted to the position of associate engineers.