Explicație advance în Dicționarul Englez Englez

advance

(ad'vans )

substantiv
the act of moving forward toward a goal
substantiv
increase in price or value
"the news caused a general advance on the stock market"

substantiv
a tentative suggestion designed to elicit the reactions of others
"she rejected his advances"

substantiv
a change for the better
progress in development
substantiv
a movement forward
"he listened for the progress of the troops"

substantiv
an amount paid before it is earned
verb
rise in rate or price
"The stock market gained 24 points today"

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

verb
increase or raise
"boost the voltage in an electrical circuit"

verb
develop further
"We are advancing technology every day"

verb
bring forward for consideration or acceptance
"advance an argument"

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"

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

verb
cause to move forward
"Can you move the car seat forward?"

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

verb
pay in advance
"Can you advance me some money?"

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"

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




Antonime:
(verb) relegate, back, lose, bump, retire, retrograde, break, demote, recede, regress



Sinonime:
(substantiv) advancement, approach, betterment, feeler, improvement, overture, procession, progress, progression, rise
(verb) boost, elevate, encourage, further, gain, promote, raise, upgrade, win