Synonyms of promotion in English:


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See Spanish definition of ascenso


1‘his promotion to the rank of Brigadier’

preferment, upgrading, move up, elevation, advancement, advance, step up, step up the ladder, aggrandizement
informal kick upstairs

2‘the promotion of competition in our domestic economy’

encouragement, furtherance, furthering, advancement, assistance, aid, help, contribution to, fostering, boosting, stimulation, development
advocacy, recommendation, urging, support, backing, endorsement, championship, sponsoring, espousal
North American informal boosterism

3‘two tiring weeks of promotion for his first English-language movie’

advertising, publicity, marketing, selling, advertising campaign, publicity campaign, propaganda, publicization
informal hard sell, hype, plugging, puff, puffery
North American informal ballyhoo