Definition of classified advertisements noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary


classified advertisements

BrE BrE//ˌklæsɪfaɪd ədˈvɜːtɪsmənts//
; NAmE NAmE//ˌklæsɪfaɪd ˌædvərˈtaɪzmənts//
(also classified ads, classifieds) (British English also small ads) (North American English also want ads) [plural] The press, Marketing
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the section in a newspaper with small advertisements arranged in groups according to their subject, that are placed by people or small companies who want to buy or sell something, find or offer a job, etc. See related entries: The press, Marketing
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: classified advertisements