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the actions of a corporation, store, government, individual, etc., in promoting goodwill between itself and the public, the community, employees, customers, etc.
the art, technique, or profession of promoting such goodwill.
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
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The awkward squad tends to despise conventional diplomacy and
, and is therefore bad at them.
Such measures make good financial sense and good
Call it diplomacy,
or simple good manners: lying is one of the things that makes the world go round.
Pictures from space telescopes and missions to the planets are good for
as well as good for research.
The government, previously adept at
, has floundered in its response.
We'll probably need a committee, somebody to handle
, maybe a lawyer.
For all their ferocity, some gangs had a well-developed sense of
Journalists are accustomed to seeing
pitches in their inbox.
Mack answered their critics with its own advertising and
He keeps up with us throughout the day with the savvy of a
guru, always hovering close by.
British Dictionary definitions for
functioning as singular or pl
the practice of creating, promoting, or maintaining goodwill and a favourable image among the public towards an institution, public body, etc
the methods and techniques employed
the public relations industry
the condition of the relationship between an organization and the public
the professional staff employed to create, promote, or maintain a favourable relationship between an organization and the public
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I work hard in social work, public relations, and raising the Grimaldi heirs.
The appropriation of radical thinking by lazy, self-obsessed hippies is a public relations disaster...
(...) manufacturing fake charm that goes under the heading of "public relations." Without it,...