Ad*ver"tise*ment [F.avertisement, formerly also spelled advertissement, a warning, giving notice, fr. avertir.]


The act of informing or notifying; notification.


An advertisement of danger. Bp. Burnet.


Admonition; advice; warning.


Therefore give me no counsel: My griefs cry louder than advertisement. Shak.


A public notice, especially a paid notice in some public print; anything that advertises; as, a newspaper containing many advertisement.


© Webster 1913.