publicize

Definitions

  • Public writer. Neapolitan group
    Public writer. Neapolitan group
  • WordNet 3.6
    • v publicize make public "She aired her opinions on welfare"
    • v publicize call attention to "Please don't advertise the fact that he has AIDS"
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Additional illustrations & photos:

"My magnificent order at the Public House" "My magnificent order at the Public House"
A mansion structure or public building dating from the second quarter of the 17th century. Rebuilt once and burned about the time of Bacon’s Rebellion, 1676 A mansion structure or public building dating from the second quarter of the 17th century. Rebuilt once and burned...
Hanno announcing to the Mercenaries the emptiness of the Public Coffers Hanno announcing to the Mercenaries the emptiness of the Public Coffers
THE RECTOR'S PALACE AND THE PUBLIC SQUARE AT RAGUSA THE RECTOR'S PALACE AND THE PUBLIC SQUARE AT RAGUSA
PUBLIC LETTER-WRITERS IN A CONSTANTINOPLE STREET PUBLIC LETTER-WRITERS IN A CONSTANTINOPLE STREET
At a meeting of a gentlemen's club, men excitedly discuss a public figure that the media has recently exposed At a meeting of a gentlemen's club, men excitedly discuss a public figure that the media has recently exposed
PUBLIC SQUARE AND PERRY MONUMENT, CLEVELAND, OHIO PUBLIC SQUARE AND PERRY MONUMENT, CLEVELAND, OHIO

Quotations

  • Princess of Wales Diana
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    “So many people supported me through my public life and I will never forget them.”
  • Salvador Dali
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    “Democratic societies are unfit for the publication of such thunderous revelations as I am in the habit of making.”
  • William Blake
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    “Nothing can be more contemptible than to suppose Public Records to be true.”
  • Thomas Kempis
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    “No one is qualified to converse in public except those contented to do without such conversation.”
  • Jean Cocteau
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    “What the public criticizes in you, cultivate. It is you.”
  • Oscar Wilde
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    “The critic has to educate the public; the artist has to educate the critic.”

Idioms

Air your dirty laundry in public - If you air your dirty laundry in public, you reveal aspects of your private life that should really remain private, by telling a secret, arguing in public, etc.
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Don't wash your dirty laundry in public - (UK) People, especially couples, who argue in front of others or involve others in their personal problems and crises, are said to be washing their dirty laundry in public; making public things that are best left private. (In American English, 'don't air your dirty laundry in public' is used.)
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John Q Public - (USA) John Q Public is the typical, average person.
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Usage

In literature:

A tramp was a possible public enemy.
"The Man Who Laughs" by Victor Hugo
Here all men contribute to the public welfare and bear their fair share of the public burdens.
"A Compilation of the Messages and Papers of the Presidents" by James D. Richardson
Many public men are hitherto examples of public spirit and integrity.
"The Works of the Right Honourable Edmund Burke, Vol. I. (of 12)" by Edmund Burke
Steele, then one of the patentees, addressed the public upon the subject.
"A Book of the Play" by Dutton Cook
As to the public, the great public, hungry for interesting news, no one thought of it.
"Great Fortunes, and How They Were Made" by James D. McCabe, Jr.
I pass by the public promise of a peer relative to the repeal of taxes by this House.
"The Works of the Right Honourable Edmund Burke, Vol. II. (of 12)" by Edmund Burke
Public library handbook, by the Public library, Denver, 1894.
"A Library Primer" by John Cotton Dana
Will its better public opinion allow it?
"American Eloquence, Volume IV. (of 4) Studies In American Political History (1897)" by Various
A diversion is made of millions of the public money from the public treasury to a private purse.
"The Works of the Right Honourable Edmund Burke, Vol. III. (of 12)" by Edmund Burke
The temptation to intemperance in public places grew more and more terrific.
"T. De Witt Talmage" by T. De Witt Talmage
Publications edited in this way buy few if any articles from outsiders.
"How To Write Special Feature Articles" by Willard Grosvenor Bleyer
The public domain had its origin in cessions of land by the States to the General Government.
"A Compilation of the Messages and Papers of the Presidents" by Grover Cleveland
His eminence was early in life, and the public eye was directed to him as one worthy any public trust.
"The Memories of Fifty Years" by William H. Sparks
Hates publicity and all that sort of thing, and shuns the public.
"A Dutch Boy Fifty Years After" by Edward Bok
Philip dined in public in great state, attended by his kings-at-arms, and by a host of minstrels and musicians.
"History of the Reign of Philip the Second, King of Spain." by William H. Prescott
The brief visit of Garcia and his troupe had brought the best works of Rossini before the public.
"Reminiscences, 1819-1899" by Julia Ward Howe
It both creates the appropriate condition for the expression of public opinion and forms public opinion itself.
"Area Handbook for Bulgaria" by Eugene K. Keefe, Violeta D. Baluyut, William Giloane, Anne K. Long, James M. Moore, and Neda A. Walpole
Who painted the famous frieze of the Prophets in the Boston Public Library?
"The Bible Story" by Rev. Newton Marshall Hall
And thirdly, the German women were highly respected and also influenced public affairs, a fact directly opposed to monogamic male supremacy.
"The Origin of the Family Private Property and the State" by Frederick Engels
It is a public duty so to train the farmer that he shall appreciate his guardianship.
"The Holy Earth" by L. H. Bailey
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In poetry:

'You make me perfect, public, colourless;
You make my virtues sit at ease--you lie!
For mine were never easy--lost or saved,
I had a soul--I was. And where am I?
"A Man And His Image" by Gilbert Keith Chesterton
Commit no murder in the gloom of night;
Just Abel's murder God himself reveal'd:
He will in public all thy crimes requite;
Though by the veil of solitude conceal'd.
"Stanza's Concerning Some Persons And Things, That Are Mentioned In The Holy Scriptures" by Rees Prichard
They shall not storm the last unfallen fortress,
The lonely castle where uncowed and free,
Dwells the unknown and undefeated warrior
That did alone defeat Publicity.
"To the Unknown Warrior" by Gilbert Keith Chesterton
O BITTER sprig! Confession sprig!
In the bouquet I give you place also—I bind you in,
Proceeding no further till, humbled publicly,
I give fair warning, once for all.
"O Bitter Sprig! Confession Sprig!" by Walt Whitman
When Alma now in different ages Has finish'd her ascending stages,
Into the head at length she gets,
And there in public grandeur sits,
To judge of things, and censure wits.
"Alma; or, The Progress of the Mind. In Three Cantos. - Canto III." by Matthew Prior
And yet because he publicly confess'd
That he was Christ the son of God — the rest
Wou'd fain have murder'd him, altho' untri'd,
Or ston'd him on the spot, until He di'd.
"The Life And Death Of Christ" by Rees Prichard

In news:

Cybersecurity has become a neck-and-neck race between the public sector and the public enemy -- hackers.
In his first public statement since allegations of infidelity arose in November,Tiger Woods issued a public apology from PGA Tour headquarters on Friday.
He is a professor of public service and the director of the Center for Public Leadership at the Harvard Kennedy School.
SFU's Public Square is meant to engage people in talking about public issues.
The Public Land Development Corporation (PLDC) will hold a Maui public hearing to discuss new Hawaii Administrative Rules for the agency.
Internet pioneer took his Netease public in U.S. Internet pioneer took his Netease public in US in 2000.
A public art project, called " Lessening Fear Through Creativity" opens Friday at the Minneapolis Public Library.
But then Selig let it be known that he wanted to deal exclusively with public officials willing to finance a new ballpark with public funds.
The veto reduces state funding of public television and public radio stations by $424,001 in fiscal year 2012.
Parts of those records are now public and it appears that Dixon Illinois' Fire Chief Tim Shipman and Public Works Director Shawn Ortgiesen had been loaned money from Rita Crundwell.
Is a public record always a public record.
LJ talks to the public information advocate and founder of Public.
The Baldwin County Health Department has issued a public swimming advisory for the waters of Mobile Bay at May Day Park in Daphne, the Fairhope Public Beach at the Pier, and Volanta Avenue in Fairhope.
Although El Paso County Public Trustee Tom Mowle recently submitted a letter of resignation, he has already reapplied for his position and maintains that he has been a good steward of public money.
Kate Middleton, Duchess of Cambridge, took off her top in public and paid for it, as some skeezy photographer took pictures of her and sold them to various European publications.
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In science:

Finally, the list of the cited publications, the list of used abbreviations, the list of the author’s publications, and the list of the independent citations of the author’s publications is enclosed.
Statistical Analysis of the Observable Data of Gamma-Ray Bursts
The only limitation HLC encounters is the limited coverage of publication databases, i.e. the existence of citation links to publications that are not included in the database.
Identifying Overlapping and Hierarchical Thematic Structures in Networks of Scholarly Papers: A Comparison of Three Approaches
We would also like to make the quasigroup matrix public with only 32 seeds kept secret. A research question would be to see what is a good candidate for a quasigroup (out of numerous possibilities) when it is public .
Efficient Quasigroup Block Cipher for Sensor Networks
Public attributes, from the class interface standpoint, are indistinguishable from public functions, and thus their values should be defined in terms of model queries.
What Good Are Strong Specifications?
Since there are no publications, the publication count becomes meaningless.
True Peer Review
Based on public contributions, those websites collect different types of media, classify them, order them chronologically and publish them to the public.
Losing My Revolution: How Many Resources Shared on Social Media Have Been Lost?
We then perform, using these scores, a ranking between all papers independently of their year of publication, and select the top 5% of publications (or equivalently those with score larger than 0.95) in the ranking.
In science "there is no bad publicity": Papers criticized in comments have high scientific impact
Contrarily to the popularity of the wisdom of “any publicity is good publicity”, according to which success might follow from negative criticisms, there are very few empirical validations of this belief .
In science "there is no bad publicity": Papers criticized in comments have high scientific impact
Our approach is in fact limited only to the case of explicit comments published in the same journal of publication which published the original, criticized, article, and therefore neglects possible cases of “implicit” criticisms arising from the publication of other regular articles.
In science "there is no bad publicity": Papers criticized in comments have high scientific impact
We were able to consider only publications since 1990 because the electronic journal archive covers publications from 1990 on (for previous years, publications are provided only in pdf format).
In science "there is no bad publicity": Papers criticized in comments have high scientific impact
We limited our attention only to publications after 1999 because in previous years we were not able to detect a regular publication rate of comments.
In science "there is no bad publicity": Papers criticized in comments have high scientific impact
We were able to consider only publications since 1997 because the electronic journal archive covers publications from 1997 on (for previous years, publications are provided only in pdf format).
In science "there is no bad publicity": Papers criticized in comments have high scientific impact
We were able to consider only publications since 1999 because the electronic journal archive covers publications from 1999 on (for previous years, publications are provided only in pdf format).
In science "there is no bad publicity": Papers criticized in comments have high scientific impact
For each paper, we report the following information: absolute rank based on the raw number of citations accumulated (the ranking includes all publications, either commented and not commented), total number of citations accumulated, reference of the commented publication, reference of the comment(s).
In science "there is no bad publicity": Papers criticized in comments have high scientific impact
For each paper, we report the following information: absolute rank based on the raw number of citations accumulated (the ranking includes all publications, either commented and not commented), total number of citations accumulated, reference of the commented publication, reference of the comment(s).
In science "there is no bad publicity": Papers criticized in comments have high scientific impact
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