Dictionary Results for advancing


1. advance - verb

· move forward, also in the metaphorical sense; "Time marches on"

Synonym(s): progress, pass_on, move_on, march_on, go_on

Hypernym(s): travel, go, move, locomote

Antonym(s): recede




2. advance - verb

· bring forward for consideration or acceptance; "advance an argument"

Synonym(s): throw_out

Hypernym(s): propose, suggest, advise




3. advance - verb

· increase or raise; "boost the voltage in an electrical circuit"

Synonym(s): boost, supercharge

Hypernym(s): increase




4. advance - verb

· contribute to the progress or growth of; "I am promoting the use of computers in the classroom"

Synonym(s): promote, boost, further, encourage

Hypernym(s): support, back_up




5. advance - verb

· cause to move forward; "Can you move the car seat forward?"

Synonym(s): bring_forward

Hypernym(s): move, displace

Antonym(s): back




6. advance - verb

· obtain advantages, such as points, etc.; "The home team was gaining ground"; "After defeating the Knicks, the Blazers pulled ahead of the Lakers in the battle for the number-one playoff berth in the Western Conference"; "win points"

Synonym(s): gain, win, pull_ahead, make_headway, get_ahead, gain_ground




7. advance - verb

· develop in a positive way; "He progressed well in school"; "My plants are coming along"; "Plans are shaping up"

Synonym(s): progress, come_on, come_along, get_on, get_along, shape_up

Hypernym(s): develop




8. advance - verb

· develop further; "We are advancing technology every day"

Hypernym(s): better, improve, amend, ameliorate, meliorate




9. advance - verb

· give a promotion to or assign to a higher position; "John was kicked upstairs when a replacement was hired"; "Women tend not to advance in the major law firms"; "I got promoted after many years of hard work"

Synonym(s): promote, upgrade, kick_upstairs, raise, elevate

Hypernym(s): delegate, designate, depute, assign




10. advance - verb

· pay in advance; "Can you advance me some money?"

Hypernym(s): lend, loan




11. advance - verb

· move forward; "we have to advance clocks and watches when we travel eastward"

Synonym(s): set_ahead

Hypernym(s): set




12. advance - verb

· rise in rate or price; "The stock market gained 24 points today"

Synonym(s): gain

Hypernym(s): wax, mount, climb, rise




13. advancing - adjective

· moving forward

Synonym(s): forward, forward-moving





Feeling Lucky?

Word Unscrambles for :ysialhcypcl lcocnaoa aupeomsd ylrmbrue
Rhymes for :nasa toothed leftovers camille

Word Search

The only site you need for word puzzles, home work, anagrams and scrabble games. The best site for two word anagram solutions.
   
UNSCRAMBLE-ANAGRAM
Enter the letters to get anagrams for the word
One Word Two Word
DICTIONARY
Definitions, synonyms, antonyms and related words
 
CROSSWORD FINDER
Enter the word below with '?' to indicate missing letters
RHYME
Enter the word to find the rhymes
 
FIND
Enter the letters of the beginning, middle or end of the word.

Beginning End Middle
Visit anagrammatic.net
Advertisement

Advertisement 2