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Definition of the noun admass

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noun - plural: admasses

  1. the segment of the public that is easily influenced by mass media (chiefly British)

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Google previewThe Nelson Contemporary English Dictionary (1977)

by Una Cunningham

admass advanced adman lad'mani n one who produces or places advertisements admass (ad'masl n that section of society easily influenced by the mass media administer (admin'isterl v 1 to manage, to govem (a household, a countryl 2 to ...

Google previewThe Norton Dictionary of Modern Thought (1999)

by Alan Bullock

admass. Term coined by J. B. Priestley in 1955 (Journey Down a Rainbow) for an economic, cultural and social order dominated and saturated by the drive reflecting the illusory world of the advertising copywriter's 'ad', and obsessively ...

Google previewAbbreviations Dictionary, Tenth Edition (2001)

by Dean A. Stahl, Karen Landen

Aviation Distributors and Manufacturers Association admad advise method and date of shipment Ad Man Advertising Manager admap advise by mail as soon as possible admass advertising & mass media effect ADMC Air Defense Missile ...

Google previewInternational Dictionary of Marketing and Communication (2012)

by Frank William. Jefkins

admass: mass consumer market served by the mass media. Admobile: large mobile display unit with low-level flat sites behind cab which are specially painted for each advertiser .

Google previewCultures, Ideologies, and the Dictionary (1995)

Studies in Honor of Ladislav Zgusta by Braj B. Kachru, Henry Kahane

admass (mass-media advertising or those influenced by it); advanced level (the full form for A level); ae (Scots one); aerofoil (airfoil); afters ...

Google previewA New Family Encyclopedia; (1833)

Or Compendium of Universal Knowledge: Comprehending a Plain and Practical View of Those Subjects Most Interesting to Persons in the Ordinary Professions of Life. Illustrated by Numberous Engravings by Charles Augustus Goodrich

Take of subcarbonate of iron, two drachms ; ipecacuanha, in powder, one scruple ; extract of gentian, two scruples ; socotorine aloes, powdered, eight grains ; simple syrup or mucilage, enough to form admass ; divide into forty pills. Take two or ...

Google previewDictionary of Jargon (Routledge Revivals) (2013)

by Jonathon Green

admass n [Sociology] a term coined by J,B.Priestley in 1955:the economic, social and cultural system that isdominated and controlled bythedesire to acquire andconsume material goods, an ideology that is expanded and ...

Google previewDictionary of Media and Communications (2014)

by Marcel Danesi

admass segment of society at which an ADVERTISING CAMPAIGNis aimed administrative research term first used by PAUL LAZARSFELDin ...

Google previewMerriam-Webster's Rhyming Dictionary (2002)

by Merriam-Webster, Inc

tace, tasse, trass, vas, wrasse admass, alas, Alsace, amass, avgas, bagasse, band-pass, bluegrass, bromegrass, bunchgrass, bypass, cordgrass, crabgrass, crevasse, cuirass, cut-grass, declass, degas, Donbas, Drygas, eelgrass, en masse, ...

Google previewFlip Dictionary (2002)

by Barbara Kipfer

purchaser, shopper, user consumers persuaded by mass media: admass consuming: eating consummate: absolute, accomplish, achieve, complete, conclude, crown, culminate, effect, exquisite, finish, fulfill, ideal, perfect, perform, ripe, ...

Google previewRandom House Webster's Rhyming Dictionary (2008)

by Random House

-ass, ass, bass, brass, class, crass, frass, gas, glass, grass, lass, mass, pass, sass, tass, strass, wrasse; admass, air mass, alas, Alsace, amass, art glass, ...

Google previewAn Explanatory and Pronouncing Dictionary of the English Language, with Synonyms (1856)

Abridged from the American Dictionary of Noah Webster

Admass' (6), v. t. To collect into a heap. — Svx. To heap up; accumulate; pile up; gather. A-mass'ment, «. A heap; collection.

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Scrabble value of A1D2M3A1S1S1

The value of this 6-letter word is 9 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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