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Another word for promote

  1. To raise in rank

      1. To raise to a higher grade or standard:
      2. To replace (a software program) with a more recently released, enhanced version.
      3. To replace (a hardware device) with one that provides better performance.
      1. To move to a higher position; elevate:
      2. To set in an upright or erect position:
      3. To erect or build:
      1. To propel oneself upward or over a distance in single quick motion or series of such motions.
      2. To move suddenly and in one motion:
      3. To move involuntarily, as in surprise:
      1. To move (something) to a higher place or position from a lower one; lift.
      2. To increase the amount or intensity of:
      3. To promote to a higher rank.
      1. To cause to move forward:
      2. To put forward; propose or suggest:
      3. To aid the growth or progress of:
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  2. To help bring about

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  3. To cause to move forward or upward, as toward a goal

  4. To make known vigorously the positive features of (a product)

      1. To apply pressure against (something), especially for the purpose of moving it:
      2. To move (something) by exerting force against it; thrust or shove:
      3. To exert downward pressure on (a button or keyboard, for example); press.
      1. An object, such as a cork or a wad of cloth, used to fill a hole tightly; a stopper.
      2. A dense mass of material that obstructs a passage.
      3. A usually cylindrical or conic piece cut from something larger, often as a sample.
      1. Any of various thick, dark, sticky substances obtained from the distillation residue of coal tar, wood tar, or petroleum and used for waterproofing, roofing, caulking, and paving.
      2. Any of various natural bitumens, such as mineral pitch or asphalt.
      3. A resin derived from the sap of various coniferous trees, as the pines.
      1. (idiomatic) To talk about (something or someone) to make it seem as good as possible or to draw positive attention to it.
      2. (idiomatic, intransitive) To talk louder.
      3. (intransitive) To speak in a plain and candid way.
      1. To give publicity to or draw public attention to:
      1. To make popular:
      2. To present in a widely understandable or acceptable form:
      1. To shed tears, especially as a result of strong emotion such as grief, sorrow, pain, or joy.
      2. To call loudly; shout.
      3. To utter a characteristic sound or call. Used of an animal.
      1. (intransitive, idiomatic) To accumulate, to pile up, to increase in stages.
      2. (idiomatic) To strengthen.
      3. Alternative form of buildup.
      1. Sensational or clamorous advertising or publicity.
      2. Noisy shouting or uproar.
      3. To advertise or publicize by sensational methods.
      1. To make public announcement of, especially to proclaim the qualities or advantages of (a product or business) so as to increase sales.
      2. To make known; call attention to:
      3. To warn or notify:
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  5. To increase or seek to increase the importance or reputation of by favorable publicity

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Another word for promote

  1. To further

  2. To advance in rank

Synonym Study

  • Further emphasizes assistance in bringing a desired goal closer to further a cause
  • Forward emphasizes the idea of action as an impetus concessions were made to forward the pact
  • Advance implies assistance in hastening the course of anything or in moving toward an objective to advance a project
  • To promote is to help in the establishment, development, or success of something to promote good will