Adjective: advancing ud'vãnsing
Verb: advance ud'vãns
- Moving forward
- forward, forward-moving
- Move forward, also in the metaphorical sense
- progress, pass on, move on, march on, go on
- Bring forward for consideration or acceptance
"advance an argument"
- throw out
- Increase or raise
- boost, supercharge
- Contribute to the progress or growth of
- promote, boost, further, encourage
- Cause to move forward
- bring forward
- Obtain advantages, such as points, etc.
- gain, win, pull ahead, make headway, get ahead, gain ground
- Develop in a positive way
- progress, come on, come along, get on, get along, shape up
- Develop further
"We are advancing technology every day"
- Give a promotion to or assign to a higher position
"Women tend not to advance in the major law firms"
- promote, upgrade, kick upstairs, raise, elevate
- Pay in advance
"Can you advance me some money?"
- Move forward
"we have to advance clocks and watches when we travel eastward"
- set ahead
- Rise in rate or price
See also: advancement, advancer, progressive
Type of: advise, ameliorate, amend, assign, back up, better, climb, delegate, depute, designate, develop, displace, go, improve, increase, lend, loan, locomote, meliorate, mount, move, propose, rise, set, suggest, support, travel, wax
Antonym: back, recede
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