Simple past tense and past participle of promote.(verb)
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Use "promoted" in a sentence
"The label promoted the album strongly, making it a hit in his native Britain."
"When reporting on the same-sex marriage controversy, they should observe that “what critics call ‘homophobia’ — a term promoted by gay and lesbian activists — is not recognized by medical authorities.”..."
"Hype-cycle is a term promoted by Gartner to provide pointers to how new technology adoption happens."