Adjective "promo" definition and examples

(Promo may not be an adjective, but it can be used as an adjective, click here to find out.)



Definitions and examples


A piece of publicity or advertising, especially in the form of a short film or video.
  1. as modifier 'a promo video'
  2. 'It's supporting the promo with press advertising and in-store marketing.'
  3. 'He is about to go around the world on a promo tour for his toy.'
  4. 'Star Plus has already started airing the promo, enticing viewers with short clips from the movie.'
  5. 'A back-to-school promo with Borders Bookstores includes goodie bag giveaways for kids.'
  6. 'You know, he would come on my show and he would do promos.'
  7. 'Damian Harris knows about the potential power of a good promo video.'
  8. 'First, Mick Foley cut an exceptional promo to explain his return to WWE.'
  9. 'Television promos of the latest films provide a glimpse of the songs in the film.'
  10. 'Local cable partners will support with promo spots to encourage kids to sign up.'
  11. 'The promos for the film were a part of an exhibition of black and white pictures by renowned cameramen.'

More definitions

1. promotion (def 5). adjective

2. of, relating to, or involving the promotion of a product, event, etc.; promotional. verb (used with object), promoed, promoing.

3. to promote (def 5).

More examples(as adjective)

"campaigns can be promo."

"videos can be promo."

"times can be promo."


1960s: abbreviation of promotion.