Academic Word List

The 570 most common words in English academic texts

Type: verb

Definitions: (verb) If you promote someone or something, you help it to get bigger, higher, or more popular.

Examples: (verb) Remember too that sleepiness is promoted by a warm, quiet environment. (verb) The environment provided by the school promotes the reading development of all students.

Synonyms: verbs: help, advance, benefit.

Academic Word List Sublist and Group: 4 D