Definition of Promoting:
Synonyms for Promoting:
In this way he hoped to repair the evil he had done in flattering his daughter's vanity, and promoting that dangerous spirit of independence, denounced to him a few minutes before, but of which, up to that time, he had never heard.- "Jacqueline, v1", Th. Bentzon (Mme. Blanc).
At length the taste for wearing them became general; and thus fashion, which usually confines itself to worthless things, was seen for once in the honourable office of promoting the cause of justice, humanity, and freedom.- "The History of the Rise, Progress and Accomplishment of the Abolition of the African Slave-Trade, by the British Parliament (1839)", Thomas Clarkson.
- "The Adventures of Sir Launcelot Greaves", Tobias Smollett.