Today's Word of the Day means...
A street in Manhattan on which many advertising and public relations firms have offices.
Note: The name of the street is often used to refer to the high-pressure techniques of the advertising business.
Note: “Madison Avenue hype” carries the connotation of misrepresentation or deliberate dishonesty.
: Madison Avenue hypenoun phrase
The values, behavior, business, milieu, etc, of advertising and public relations (1950s+)